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CEO Weekends: MEST Giving Full Scholarships to Nigerian Startups

by Sam Wakoba
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car-school-1MEST Ghana is looking for brilliant Nigerian university graduates to join its next class of entrepreneurs to learn to build great tech startups in Africa.

The Ghana-based entreprenuer school says those who join will receive skills training on a full scholarship. MEST is offering a two-year, full-time, fully sponsored training program in which the Entrepreneurs-in-Training (EITs) will be taught about software development and entrepreneurship from serial entreprenuers from the United States, Europe, or Asia among others.

Students will be given  hands on entrepreneurial training and extensive industry-proven software development methodologies to make them executives and successful entrepreneurs. Some of the courses that will be taught include-Intro to Java Programming,Financial Modeling and Unit Economics,Best Practices in Software Development,Crafting Target Personas,What Venture Capitalists Look for in an Investment Pitch,KPIs, Web Analytics and Design for SEO,Object Oriented Programming,Algorithms and Responsive Web Design.

Applications are open until the end of this month.

Established in Ghana in 2008, the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology and the MEST Incubator program provide training, investment and mentoring for aspiring technology entrepreneurs in a move to make them welath and job creators n Africa. Saya Mobile is one of their companies. nd  with the goal of creating globally successful companies that create wealth and jobs locally in Africa.

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