Kickstart, an entrepreneurial programme that mentors and funds youth owned businesses in countries like South Africa, Lesotho, Tanzania, and Swaziland is now opened to Nigerians.
Disrupt-africa reports that the programme, powered by International Breweries is aimed at entrepreneurs between the ages of 18-35. It is positioned to develop participants’ business skills, and provide post investment support as well as non collateral seed loans to startups,
According to International Breweries, a branch of SAB Miller that launched the programme in 1995, “The Nigerian edition seeks to empower individuals by providing them with enabling ambience to help them scale their businesses and inspire individuals to take a dive into the propitious pool of entrepreneurship.”
Application closes on September 6.