NITDA IHatch Cohorts3 Incubation Program 2023
The incubation program is a 5-month free intensive incubation program designed to focus on youth, innovation, entrepreneurship, and technology.
NITDA IHatch Cohorts3 Incubation Program is aimed at helping Nigerian entrepreneurs refine their business ideas through a series of coaching, lectures, and boot camps, to generate viable and scalable business models.
Establish connections between startups and investors/corporations.
Boost the number of successful businesses to improve employment rates.
Support entrepreneurs that use creative commercial services and products to address social challenges.
Create a model incubation program and expand it to other states in Nigeria.
Strengthen the technological ecosystem by centering support on selected IT sectors.
Nitda Zonal Office, Gombe, Gombe
Nitda Zonal Office Kano, Kano
Nitda Zonal Office Portharcourt, Rivers.
National Centre For Artificial Intelligence And Robotics, Wuye
Nithub – University Of Lagos, Yaba Lagos.
Who Can Apply?
Individuals/Groups with An Innovative Business Plan With A Product Or Prototype That Would Aid In Developing The Nigerian Economy
Individuals/Groups Willing To Establish A Legal Company And Begin Business Operations In Nigeria
Participants Must Be At Least 18 Years Old
Education Technology (EdTech)
Agricultural Technology (AgriTech)
Health Technology (HealthTech)
Financial Technology (FinTech)
Government Technology (GovTech))
7th Dec 2022 – 7th Jan 2023
Assessment and selection
9th Jan – 31st Jan 2023
Notification to startups
1st Feb – 20th Feb. 2023