The Agribusiness is more than Just farming and basic implements. There are several opportunities available for businesses and individuals.
One of such is The ScaleUp Agribusiness Accelerator Programme which targets ” outstanding Nigerian agribusiness entrepreneurs (Founders, CEOs, and Owner-managers) whose businesses are currently at growth stage and who are looking to scale their business, expand their market reach and attract potential investors and strategic partners”.
This acceleration Programme duration is 4-6 months and includes a one-week accelerator boot camp, interactive workshops, consulting sessions, business support services, one-on-one and group mentoring sessions with a team of seasoned sector faculty members and advisors.
The ScaleUp Agribusiness Accelerator Programme is implemented by FATE Foundation and supported by Africa Capital Alliance (ACA) Foundation
This course Features:
A Week long boot camp, 33 Workshops, Duration of 6 months, an intermediate skill level, Courses taught in English, Ten participants and A certificate of participation.
Application opens on Tuesday, February 26, 2019, and closes at 12:00 midnight WAT on Sunday, March 17, 2019.
In order to be Eligible, Applicant must be
•Be a Nigerian citizen (male or female)
•Be between ages 21-40 as at March 30th, 2019
•Be Founder, Owner manager or CEO of a growth stage agribusiness venture. (Only one applicant per business will be accepted)
•Be operating a CAC registered agribusiness venture at the growth stage, currently in operation and generating income
•Have a minimum annual turnover of Fifteen Million Naira (₦15,000,000) only
•Have minimum three (3) full-time highly skilled staff in managerial capacity (excluding part-time staff and low/semi-skilled staff)
•Available to participate FULL-TIME in the one-week boot camp in Lagos between (Monday, April 15, 2019 – Friday, April 19, 2019) and ALL other activities required throughout the duration of the programme from Monday, April 15, 2019 – Saturday, August 10, 2019
•Able to cover all personal, transportation or communication costs.
In order to apply for this programme, Kindly click the link below https://ybi.formstack.com/forms/scaleup_lab_application