The Lagos Innovates Talent Development Programme is currently open to application. This is for individuals interested in developing tech skills; freelancers; and startup founders at the proof of concept stage through seed stage.
If you belong to any of these categories, this is for you.
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About Lagos Innovates Talent Development Programme
Lagos Innovates acknowledges that creating investor-ready startups is vital to the overall growth of the ecosystem. To help increase investability and ultimately survival rates of Lagos-based startups, Lagos Innovates in partnership with Honeywell Group is supporting capacity development by facilitating access to IDE- or tech-focused entrepreneurship content and programming.
The Talent Development Programme funds up to 80% of the cost of program attendance by the highest potential individuals (founders, developers, or tech startup employees) active in the Lagos tech startup ecosystem through a student loan program. Please see attached guidelines
- Applicants must be between the ages of 22 – 40
- Applicants must have completed NYSC as at July 2020
- You must be a Lagos resident
Lagos Innovates has partnered with the following training partners, and applicants can choose from any of the training partners and courses they are interested in.
1. Univelcity – 42 Montgomery Rd, Sabo Yaba,Lagos (In person Training only)
Courses offered at Univelcity include;
- Full Stack Development for Mobile Applications (React Native, API Development)
- Python Programming for Web and Data Science. (PYTHON OOP, DJANGO & Data Science)
- Frontend Design & Engineering: (UI/UX, HTML, CSS, ES6 & React JS)
To apply at Univelcity, use this link; https://bit.ly/UNIVELCITYxLSETFApplication
2. NESA by Makers Academy – (Online Training)
Courses offered at NESA:
To apply at NESA, use this link; bit.ly/NESAxLSETFApplication
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3. Slatecube – (Online Training)
Courses offered at Slatecube :
- Full Stack Web Development
- Comprehensive Digital Marketing
- GIT and GITHUB for developers
To apply at Slatecube, use this link; https://www.slatecube.com/digitalskills/apply.
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The deadline for the Lagos Innovates Talent Development Programme is Friday, August 21, 2020. So, if you have an interest in this, read more here; http://lagosinnovates.ng/section/program/talent-development-programme
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