The Dark and Lovely x SLA Beauty Accelerator is a 10 week entrepreneurship development program to support early stage entrepreneurs who are building innovative businesses in the beauty industry.
WHAT TYPE OF BUSINESS 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 must be based in Côte d’Ivoire, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria or South Africa
- Business with at least one female member on the founding team between the ages of 18 and 35
- Business that has received less than $50,000 in funding
- Business that is less than 3 years in operation
- Business that has already begun operations and has a live product on the market
- Entrepreneurs at the idea stage are not eligible to apply
Click here for the program terms and conditions.
- Applications Open – Friday, 31 August, 2018
- Applications Close – Friday, 21 September, 2018 at 17:00 South African Time
Ready to grab this business grant opportunity for women in business Nigeria and Africa? Click here to apply.