Harvard Business School:
New Venture Competition 2020 Semifinalist
Venture Incubation Program
Harvard Operation Impact:
Launchpad 2020 Honorable Mentions
Creating the next generation of
IFA is a program that inspires and trains aspiring African entrepreneurs and then provides them the opportunity to work at a startup with continuous support.
Strengthening the innovation ecosystem
Our IFA fellows are identified as self-learners with grit and growth mindset through a rigorous selection process, trained through our "Innovation Readiness" program, and then mentored by a team educated in Harvard and MIT throughout their placement at an innovative start-up.
Through our IFA fellowship, aspiring entrepreneurs will be more likely to succeed by supporting current entrepreneurs, strengthening the innovation ecosystem.