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Cohort 3 of the Growth4Her Investor Readiness Accelerator is now open for applications. If you are a woman who runs an SME in Nigeria and you would like to be prepared to receive funding from investors, here’s an opportunity you may want to take advantage of. This accelerator could enable you to secure investor support to scale your enterprise.
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Growth4Her is looking to bridge the gender financing gap in Africa. Through this program, it will help businesses in West and Central Africa owned and run by women to achieve this. The program consists of a 1-week intensive boot camp and 8 weeks of mentorship.
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This program is designed to help women prepare for and secure financing for their businesses from investors. It will equip them with the capacity and tools they need to transition from small enterprises to larger scale-ups with high growth potential.
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The Growth4Her Accelerator is open to businesses that meet these criteria:
  • At least 51% owned by a woman/women, or at least 20% owned by a woman/women, with a woman serving as a CEO or COO (President or Vice President)
  • Where a board of directors exists, at least 30% of them should be women
  • The business should have between 5 and 300 employees
  • Sales of between $35,000 and $15 million
  • Assets of between $100,000 and $15 million
  • Represented by a C-level executive at the organization
Applications will remain open until March 6, 2024. If you would like to apply for this opportunity, you can do so HERE.
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This article was first published on 22nd February 2024


Ikenna Nwachukwu holds a bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of Nigeria, Nsukka. He loves to look at the world through multiple lenses- economic, political, religious and philosophical- and to write about what he observes in a witty, yet reflective style.

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