VISA Accelerator Program for African Entrepreneurs 2024

Are you a fintech startup looking to unlock your potential and take your business to the next level? Look no further than the Visa Accelerator Program. This innovative program connects the brightest minds in Africa with experienced mentors, cutting-edge technology, and unmatched investment opportunities.


Over three months, you’ll receive tailored guidance on everything from product design and marketing to finance and sales. You’ll also have access to 1:1 mentorship from experts and founders in the fintech ecosystem, both in Africa and beyond.


But that’s not all – as a participant in the Visa Accelerator Program, you’ll also receive exclusive fintech and payment training modules designed by Visa. You’ll be able to experiment with Visa’s products and services through their developer portal and gain access to a wide selection of product perks and discounts from over 100 vendors, with a combined offer value of over $200,000.

Perhaps most excitingly, the program offers funding opportunities for startups to bring their ideas to life. During the Demo Day, you’ll have the chance to showcase your business and potentially receive investment opportunities from Visa, Plug and Play, and other venture capitalists.

To be eligible for the program, you must be a seed to Series A startup with at least an MVP, building a solution addressing one of Visa’s themes, and have existing operations in Africa or a demonstrated commitment to expanding in Africa. The application deadline is February 18, 2024.

Ready to unleash your entrepreneurial spirit and fast-track your success in fintech? Apply for the Visa Accelerator Program today at!


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