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UnionX Innovation Challenge Calls For Applications

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Feb. 8, 2021, 1:21 a.m.

The Union Bank of Nigeria is hosting the 4th edition of the Union X Innovation Challenge themed a “New Discovery”.

As such, innovative and creative Nigerian entrepreneurs with tech-focused Minimum Viable Products (MVP) are being called on to apply and participate in the challenge.

According to a press statement, UnionX Innovation challenge is open to innovative and creative entrepreneurs with solutions that have the potential to transform sectors that include but are not limited to financial technology, e-commerce, health, education and agriculture.

ELIGIBILITY

Early-stage startups in Nigeria.

Business must be registered in Nigeria.

An available, innovative Minimum Viable Product (MVP) that has the potential to transform sectors that include but are not limited to Financial Technology, E-Commerce, Health, Education and Agriculture.

BENEFITS

The top 3 MVPs will receive funding worth 2 million, 1.5 million, and 1 million naira.

2 months Incubation support by GreenHouse Capital.

Access to partners and mentors, as well as access to the customer base of the Union Bank and employee expertise.

Receive support in product development, distribution and business modelling.

The application window closes on the 28th of February 2021. Interested applicants can sign up here.

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Dorcas

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