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KCIC Consulting Limited (KCL) in partnership with Concree SAS are implementing the adaptation and resilience (A&R) themed accelerator in Africa programme for early to mid-stage start-ups from October 2022 to May 2023.
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The pitch deck should be in document format (PowerPoint or pdf). You can see some examples here https://pitch.com/blog/climate-tech-startups
Due diligence will be conducted in collaboration with our local partners to verify the authenticity of the claims made in the application.
The 2022 Adaptation and Resilience Accelerator will select 16 winners.
Yes. Your business must be formally registered to qualify.
Eligible companies must be below 5 years.
We will not ask for sensitive and proprietary information in our application forms and we will sign non-disclosure agreements, if your innovation is selected for the next step to ensure that your intellectual property rights are safe.
Yes businesses which are less than five years since their first registration are eligible to apply.
Yes. We do not restrict applicants from other programmes in joining the Adaptation and Resilience ClimAccelerator in Africa.
No. Only formally registered companies are eligible.
Yes you need to be fully incorporated.
No. You business needs to be registered as a company.
This can be found on our landing page https://www.kcicconsulting.com/arclimacceleratorafrica/
This will not be eligible.
You can read the details of the eligibility criteria on our landing page here: https://www.kcicconsulting.com/arclimacceleratorafrica/
This call will offer a standard grant for €2,500.
You must have a business first. This call will not be accepting ideas.
It is unlikely that we will have one country dominating the innovations received. However, we will have a panel of external jurists who will access the various applications and objectively score them to ensure equal representation
With your consent, we will add you to our community where we will share future opportunities for your business.
The bootcamp will be virtual.
Yes you can have more than one application, from formally registered businesses.
This call is open to all age groups. The business must be formally registered as a company.
Unfortunately, the call does not accept proposals and idea stage businesses. You need to demonstrate some form of traction and selling the product in the market.
Yes. We will utilize mentors during the acceleration and details will be share during that stage of the programme.
This will not be eligible.
Yes it is online on: https://www.kcicconsulting.com/arclimacceleratorafrica/