Women In Business Growth Lab for Nigerians female Entrepreneurs

Women In Business Growth Lab 2020 for Nigerians female Entrepreneurs

The application for the Women In Business Growth Lab 2020 for Nigerians female Entrepreneurs is now open. The application deadline is 11:59 pm 30th, November 2020. This is a programme of the Connect Lab.

About Connect Lab

Connect Lab, an African focused Innovation Lab has launched a female entrepreneurship development programme designed to reduce the inequalities and barriers affecting women in business by accelerating progress in gender equality through entrepreneurship development, linking and learning and access to finance.

About the Growth Lab

The Growth Lab is a 3-month programme for early-stage women-led start-ups in Nigeria. Connect Lab created it to stimulate businesses into profitable & sustainable enterprises. This will accelerate the creation of jobs on the continent. The project focuses on fostering gender equality and bridging the gap in the African tech ecosystem through impact investment for the attainment of Africa we want: Agenda 2063.


Benefits of the Programme

Through the Growth Lab, Connect Lab will be supporting 40 female entrepreneurs covering four programme components:

  • The Co-creation and Value Proposition Bootcamp,
  • Incubation Programme,
  • Women in Business Deal Day and
  • the Growth Mentorship Exchange.

To advance social sustainability and inclusion, Connect Lab is calling for applications from female start-up founders in Nigeria for the Women in Business Growth Lab

For more information on how to apply, visit the website of the Growth Lab.



A pro-active professional with several years' experience identifying and developing innovative business solutions across many sectors. Had experience starting up an online business from scratch and led the business to become number 1 in his category within 18 months. I have gained strong leadership skills through managing projects from strategy to implementation. I am passionate about innovations / Startups / developers eco-system and also connecting people at different levels of the socio-economic pyramid with services / solutions that improve their lives and livelihoods.