Do you have a proven concept to help improve the lives of AT users?
This could be a new product, service delivery or finance model.
We will help ventures go to market and scale.
We are operating a two-stage application process.
Apply to be part of our first AT2030 cohort intake.
Stage 1 application deadline – 1 September 2019
Invitation to apply for stage 2 notifications sent to applicants – 16 September 2019
Stage 2 application deadline – 30 September 2019
Notification of acceptance – 14 October 2019
Accelerator starts – 28 October 2019 for up to 6 months
Showcase & Pitch day – 3 Dec 2019 & 3 April 2020
We expect ventures to:
Have already formally formed a company.
Have a base in, or a desire to establish a base in East Africa.
Have co-developed their solution with end users.
Have the energy and determination to make a significant impact.
TheRE ARE NO FEES FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE ACCELERATOR.
FULL TIME COMMITMENT IS EXPECTED FROM VENTURES.
Location of the Program is Nairobi, Kenya.
Applicants must be working on Assistive Technology related problems and solutions.
Applicants must be beyond ideation and proof of concept.
Solutions must be fit for the African market.
Applicants must be available to participate in the program in Nairobi, Kenya
Applicants must be innovation driven startups or scale-ups.
We welcome applications from people with disabilities and other underrepresented groups (e.g. women) and intend to select a diverse team of innovators.