Asset and Resource Management, (ARM) and Ventures Platform, have launched Labs by ARM 2.0, a 12 weeks FinTech-Focused Accelerator Program, designed to support the best early-stage companies, solving critical problems in the financial industry.
This program is designed, to get the start-ups to some level of product-market-fit and to, massively, acquire more users.
The program will, also, engage post-MVP FinTech start-ups, in a series of activities, aimed at, exponentially, advancing the growth of their companies, within a short time frame and ensuring their investment-readiness.
During the 12-week program which will run from February to May 2020, experts will work, intensively, with each start-up; primarily on product, market and team.
Benefits Of The Program
Successful start-ups will receive:
- $20,000+ funding
- Access to support, workspace and mentorship
- Access to ARM/VP networks and investors
- Scale your start-up
- Valuable industry insight and more
Criteria For Application
Participating fintech start-ups:
- Startups should be solving an important problem, for a highly engaged set of customers
- Should be post-MVP start-up
- Should be operating in the FinTech space
- Should be post-revenue
- Should have a working product in the market
Participating start-ups should have a well-rounded, complementary team, i.e., in-house capacity for product vision, (what to build), technology, (how to build it) and business, (how to make money from it).
Key Areas Of Interest Are:
Solving problems in customer experience, process automation and improvement(including transaction and customer care response speeds) and operational cost reduction.
How To Apply
If you have satisfied the criteria stated above, you can go ahead, to join the fintech revolution in Nigeria, by applying for the Labs by ARM 2.0 program here.
The deadline for application is, Monday, December 30, 2019.
Kindly note that Applying early, gives start-ups, a slight advantage, as the organisers, will have enough time, to review your application.
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