Standard Chartered is seeking to recruit the best entrepreneurial minds of women-led startup teams leveraging technology as a key driver of innovation in business.
The Standard Chartered Women in Technology Incubator programme is an initiative brought to you by Standard Chartered Bank Zambia and BongoHive, with the aim to support Zambian female-led enterprises and female business owners who would like to leverage technology to grow their businesses.
Successful applicants will undergo an incubation programme where they will receive guidance on how to transition from being an early-stage startup to a scalable startup. The candidates will also receive specialised support which will help them leverage technology and improve significant aspects of their businesses. Standard Chartered Bank has committed $50,000 of seed funding for the first year of the programme, of which the top 5 finalists will each receive $10,000 equity grant seed funding to assist with implementation of tech in their businesses and support towards the development, launch and promotion of their businesses.
The Standard Chartered Women are looking for Zambian businesswomen to build the future of technology and entrepreneurship with. If this is you, please submit your application! Learn more about the programme here.
Incubation: 24 March - 20 June 2021
Post Incubation: 12 July - 3 November 2021
31st January 2021