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GetFundedAfrica Launches Founder Fundraising Program

GetFundedAfrica, Africa’s leading venture-service firm (venture service definition: a company that helps businesses source funding from venture capital firms, angel investors and family investment firms), has launched an innovative Fundraising Program for business Founders in Africa.

Founder Fundraising Program

Going beyond theory, the program is focused on a specific outcome – enabling African business Founders raise significant amounts of funding to grow and scale their businesses and provide value in society.

The Founder Fundraising Program is an 8-week course, exclusively for Founders & Co-Founders and will take place in a hybrid format (live & online).

According to GetFundedAfrica’s Head of Learning & Development, Efe Ogundowole “Record amounts of capital are being raised in Africa by startup founders, but the reality is much more needs to be raised to support businesses that solve problems in Africa. As a leading venture service firm in Africa, GetFundedAfrica is focused on developing investor ready founders who can raise funds successfully to scale their ideas”.

Item Summary

Course ContentUnderstanding investment readiness, investor types, fundraising stages, fundraising terminologies, how to set up an offshore company, legal documents needed to close a fundraising round, how to develop a pitch deck, how to pitch to investors, how to hire the right team & so much more!
Defined Outcome To raise significant funding.
Additional Learning
(non-course work)
Open office hours, ask-me-anything sessions, guest appearances, fireside chats, live virtual classes.
Outcome Related ActivitiesPitch deck creation, pitch practice, demo day with investors, warm introductions with investors by GetFundedAfrica Faculty.
Pricing$1,750 per individual (Discounts available for 2 or more Founders from the same organization).
Other PerksCertificate of completion, media visibility for the startup founder as well as for the startup brand

Apply to be considered for May 2022 Cohort

Other FAQs

What are the expected outcomes?

Raise significant funding.

Get a head start in the venture capital/private equity industry and learn about the best investment opportunities, gain knowledge and build a winning network.

What is the estimated time commitment?

When inducted into the program, it takes 3 months to complete. On average, you will be required to dedicate 1-3 hours per week during the program.

How is the course designed?

You will have course work to complete, assignments and weekly virtual sessions (masterclasses, fireside chats, Q&A) with the GetFundedAfrica Faculty as well as special guests from across the world.

Do users receive a certificate or accreditation after completing the course?

Yes, Users get a verifiable Remsana Academy certificate of participation upon completion of the course.

Is there a payment plan?

Book a meeting with us to chat about our offers

Apply to be considered for May 2022 Cohort

Silas Ugochi

Silas Ugochi is a Staff Writer and Content Creator at GetFundedAfrica. Ugochi is an educated content writer who relishes using her skills to help GetFundedAfrica's Media Team achieve the goal of sharing the success stories of African entrepreneurs. When she isn't writing articles, she can be found listening to music, reading, or DJing.

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