What is MEST?
MEST is a Pan-African entrepreneurial training program, seed fund, tech incubator and hub. Our mission is to create jobs and wealth in Africa by training, supporting and investing in the continent's most promising software entrepreneurs. Are you an aspiring African entrepreneur or experienced professional interested in deepening your experience across African markets? Join us!
We're proud to partner with leading corporations, organizations and ecosystem players globally, who share our mission of supporting Africa's future tech leaders.
Our investments span across sectors and markets, but they all have one thing in common: they're software companies tackling some of Africa's biggest problems, built by the continent's most promising entrepreneurs.
Become an Entrepreneur-In-Training
MEST offers a 1-year, graduate-level entrepreneurial training program at our HQ in Accra, Ghana, including extensive hands-on project work. The program culminates in a final pitch for the chance to receive seed funding.Apply to become an EIT
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Airbus #Africa4Future Summit Day kicked off in Cape Town: key takeaways
On May 10, 2019, MEST and Innocircle hosted the Airbus BizLab #Africa4Future Accelerator Summit Day in Cape Town, which welcomed...
MEST EITs launch 'Dear Entrepreneurs' Podcast
This post was written by Chidi Nwaogu, an Entrepreneur-in-Training in the MEST Africa Class of 2019. ...
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