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  Amazon Web Services (AWS) is organizing an accelerator for AI-driven FinTechs from across the world and is applying this fast-evolving technology to solve important challenges in the regions in which they are active. If this describes your startup, you may apply for a chance to build your capacities, access global funding and technical support, and receive free AWS Activate credits, among other benefits.
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The AWS Global FinTech Accelerator Program will take place online and will run for 6 weeks. During this time, participating startups will be able to access marketing resources and take advantage of media coverage to broaden their brand’s exposure to the world. They will interact with major players in the global FinTech ecosystem, be prepared for funding, and learn from experts and successful alumni of the program.


Startups that take part in the AWS Global FinTech Accelerator Program will enjoy these benefits:
  • Get fundraising support and access to VCs from across the world
  • Benefit from co-marketing resources and coverage by selected media
  • Have a chance to pitch to investors and significant players in the global FinTech ecosystem
  • Learn from workshops and actual use cases and get prepared for funding
  • Receive up to $75,000 in AWS Activate credits
  • Have one-to-one mentor meetings with experts and receive the technical help they need

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This accelerator is open to startups that meet the following criteria:
  • Must be a seed-stage startup in the FinTech space
  • Should be AI-driven
  • Must be active in one of these areas: Embedded or Open Finance, AI/ML and Big Data, FinTech as a Service, Financial Inclusion and Sustainability, and related fields

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Applications will remain open until August 14, 2023. If you would like to apply for the AWS Global FinTech Accelerator Program, you can do so HERE. Featured Image Source: Opportunities For Africans
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This article was first published on 3rd July 2023


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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