Miss.Africa Initiative led by DCA Academy is welcoming applications for its Miss.Africa Digital Seed Funding for African Women in Tech Businesses.
Miss.Africa Digital Seed Funding for African Women in Tech Businesses is a fellowship program by Miss.Africa Initiative led by DCA Academy that offers financial support and grants to girls and women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields.
Fellowship starts: 2021-2022
Number of Awards: Up to three
Type: Fellowship, Entrepreneurship
Host: Miss.Africa Initiative led by DCA Academy
Country of Fellowship: Not specified
Target demographic: Women from African countries
Fields of Fellowship
¶ Computer science workshops and trainings for women and girls
¶ Programming and app development training programs
¶ Hackathons and coding boot camps for girls
¶ Early incubation of female tech entrepreneurs
To be eligible to apply for this fellowship program, applicants must;
° be a current resident of an African country (including North and Sub-Saharan Africa)
° submit their application in English
° be at least 18 years old
° have a tangible impact for women and girls in computer science and/or STEM- related fields
The Fellowship program is worth up to $5,000 that will be awarded only to the most outstanding, eligible or qualified applicant.
Similarly, $1,000 will be awarded each to the two other eligible or qualified applicants.
How to Apply
To apply, applicants are advised to visit the Fellowship official website – link below – to access the online application form and more details on how to apply. All the best.