Dark and Lovely x She Leads Africa Beauty Accelerator Programme 2017
Application deadline: September 1st, 2017
Growing a business is hard. What’s even harder? Growing your business alone.
Are you looking to take your beauty business to the next level? Do you want to improve your strategy and management skills? Do you want to meet beauty industry stakeholders? Are you looking to connect with international investors and win $5000 to invest in your business? If your response is YASSSSSSSSSS to all of these questions then the Dark and Lovely x She Leads Africa Beauty Accelerator is the opportunity for you.
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The Dark and Lovely x SLA Beauty Accelerator is a 10 week entrepreneurship development program to support early stage entrepreneurs who are building businesses in the beauty industry.
Five entrepreneurs will participate in an intensive program which includes a boot camp in Johannesburg, South Africa and access to business coaches with experience in the skills entrepreneurs need to succeed. What types of businesses should apply?
We’re looking for creative businesses all across the beauty industry such as:
Media: Platforms that make it easier for women to learn beauty techniques, discover new styles and connect with customers
Products: Physical products that enhance the beauty process
Technology: Software and services that support the beauty industry
Retail: Platforms that simplify the buying process for consumers
And many more…..
Business based in Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Nigeria and South Africa
Businesses must have at least one woman aged 18-35 as a founder or owner
Business has been in operation for less than 3 years
Business has received no more than $50,000 in external investment
Business is within the beauty industry If you’re ready for an incredible business experience, then submit your application before September 1, 2017 at 11:59pm WAT.