Meltwater School of Entrepreneurship (MEST) has opened applications for its 12-month Technology Entrepreneurship Training Program.
Founded in Ghana in 2008 by serial entrepreneur Jorn Risegen, mesto is a pan-African software and entrepreneurship training program, seed fund, and incubator that helps launch technology startups across Africa.
A 12-month fully sponsored training program based in Accra that enables budding entrepreneurs to execute their ideas through a variety of modules including software development, go-to-market strategy, sales strategy, UI/UX design, communication and more We will help you turn your startup business into a great one. .
It is designed to prepare interested candidates to pitch their startup ideas for funding and launch businesses that solve local and global problems through software technology. Participants will benefit from an extensive curriculum and mentorship from industry leaders and international experts, leading to opportunities to secure seed funding and business incubation for their startups.
MEST's impact is evident as it has trained over 1,000 entrepreneurs and over 90 funded startups across the continent.
“Our mission at MEST is to empower the next generation of African technology innovators,” said Emily Fiagbezi, MEST Training Program Director. “The Class of 2025 offers an exciting opportunity to develop and advance the brightest minds and equip them with the skills and resources they need to drive impactful change across the continent through technology startups. .”
Applications are now being accepted here Through March 18th, the program begins in August.