The Africa Blockchain Incubation Programme 2023 is a four-month intensive incubation program that aims to foster and support the continent’s upcoming generation of blockchain pioneers. The program was created to assist participants in creating and launching their blockchain projects.
Program Structure and Benefits
Selected participants will receive instruction, coaching, and tools to support the realization of their ideas. They will also have access to a network of mentors and blockchain experts, training sessions on the use of blockchain technology in business and entrepreneurship, and chances to present their ideas to investors. Additionally, participants will regularly check in with program mentors and have their progress reviewed.
The program ends with a demo day, providing startups with the opportunity to pitch their business to investors, experts, and the blockchain community.
Eligibility and Application
The program is for ambitious and innovative individuals with groundbreaking ideas for using blockchain technology to solve real-world problems. Other eligibility requirements are that the participant must be between 20 and 35 years of age, and priority is given to female applicants.
The application deadline is January 31, 2023. Selection and notification will take place from February 1 to 28, 2023. The incubation program, which will be held virtually, will run from March 1 to June 16, 2023. The demo day, which will be held in-person at Kigali, Rwanda, will take place in June 2023.