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Forbes8 Launches Nigeria’s First Digital Startup Accelerator Program with $100k Perks

There’s no doubt that it is a tough time for startups and business communities around the world due to the COVID19 Pandemic and everyone is trying to do what they can to ease business, and Forbes8 is not just standing by.
Forbes is supporting business resilience in Nigeria with the historic launch of its Resilience Digital Startup Accelerator program which will seek 100+ of Nigeria’s top SME business and startup companies to train digitally, provide Forbes resources and perks from global partners.
Are you ready to scale your business?  Then this is a great opportunity for you to grab.
On welcoming 100 top companies from Nigeria, the free virtual accelerator program will select Founders to undergo 4 intensive weeks of digital training to help build and scale their companies for the future.
Applications are now open and close on May 26th, 2020. Apply here
COVID19 has truly hit businesses hard and only businesses that leverage opportunity can be ready to scale during and post-COVID. Selected companies will interact with 50+ global speakers from Forbes, Linkedin, Google, IBM, and of course some of the top ecosystem builders in Nigeria. All speakers, accepted startups and global partners will be revealed post the deadline.
As an eco-system builder in digital skills in Nigeria through our training programs, we welcome Forbes8 accelerator program and believe it will aid businesses especially startups and SME’s by providing a bigger platform for them to grow.
Forbes Magazine is an iconic brand that has graced our business culture for over a century (since 1917). Forbes recently launched Forbes8 – a Netflix for entrepreneurs community platform to provide access to its top business mogul community so we can show you “how to make it” and thrive as a business pioneer today.
Nigeria’s First Digital Startup Accelerator Program hosted by Forbes8 and powered by the Global Startup Ecosystem is making a historic move to train and support Nigerian startups. The Forbes8 digital accelerator program is open to all small businesses, startups, and freelancers.
Startups can apply for admission to the Forbes8 digital accelerator on a rolling basis between May 5th- May 26th, 2020. The program is free. No equity asked. No obligation.
Accepted companies will have access to live virtual accelerator training for 4 weeks, access to the Forbes8 community, and access to $100k in free credits and perks from AWS, Google Cloud, IBM Cloud, and Sendgrid.
Hurry now and apply below, and don’t forget to share it with your network.