Deadline: November 11, 2022

Are you attempting to advance your startup? Are you prepared to use lean methodology to create a repeatable, sustainable company model? Are you prepared to collaborate with the public and commercial sectors to expand your impact? Applications are now being accepted for the 2022 ASIP Accelerator Program.

The next wave of African entrepreneurs that are upending industries like AgriTech & Supply Chain, IoT & Connectivity, Machine Learning (Data Analytics), Cybersecurity, Clean Tech, and RegTech are what they are searching for.

The programme, which has the support of anchor partner Telecel Group, is perfect for tech-focused entrepreneurs aiming to grow through collaborations with the private and public sectors. They identify, train, and scale early-stage entrepreneurs through rigorous coaching, opportunities for pilot projects, and Proof of Concept initiatives that eventually lead to longer-term business contracts.

Focus Areas

  • Tech/Energy Clean
  • Accessibility Wallets & Health
  • KYC RegTech
  • Machine learning and AI
  • Food Supply Chain AgriTech
  • Connectivity & IoT
  • Cross-Border FinTech Payments
  • Analytics of Data
  • Cybersecurity
  • Blockchain


Along with more than €500,000 in credits and special partner partnerships with top technology companies like AWS, Google, Miro, Hubspot, and others, all ten entrepreneurs receive a cash payment of €15,000 each.


Your startup must be eligible for the programme

  • formal incorporation is required;
  • consists of at least two individuals who are working on the project and investing at least 50% of their time in it;
  • Has the product or service been utilised by customers or clients;
  • is making money off of goods or services.


The deadline for applications is November 11, 2022. Late applications won’t be taken into consideration.

Apply here by clicking

Visit the ASIP Accelerator Programme for further details.