Start & Grow Initiative

Register for the Start & Grow Initiative, June 2023 – January 2024

The AboCoders Start and Grow Initiative is an extension of the AboCoders project, which aims to empower young women from low-income communities in Nigeria with technological skills to create sustainable livelihoods for themselves and contribute to the development of their community. The Start and Grow project which is sponsored by ACT Foundation, will focus on building and supporting the ideas of young women in tech to create solution-driven, scalable tech businesses.

The project will provide intensive capacity development to young female beneficiaries on entrepreneurship and business management skills needed to ideate and create a product for the global market. At least 10 of the best ideas will be selected for funding, launching, and eventually developing into solution-driven digital solutions.

The project will provide support in research, planning, prototyping, sourcing, and commercialization of their ideas. This support will be provided by an experienced team of designers, full-stack web developers, mobile app developers, and start-up and financial experts. The project aims to raise young women innovators who will contribute to the tech industry at large, gain relevant experience to build innovative products, and improve their income generation and livelihoods.

Click on the following link to start your registration