Application is now open the Africa Comicade Fellowship 2021. Africa has huge potential as a creative market especially with its growing population and rich diverse culture, but it is still hampered by deep gaps in skills, collaboration and resources, thus pushing the economy to be more of a consumer than producer.
Today, the recent covid-19 Pandemic has amplified the exposure and adoption rate of technology and more people have begun consuming digital content in education, information and entertainment . In relation to Gaming, Forbes magazine classifies the developments in the industry as a “meteoric rise” and now, The gaming market is projected to be bigger than the movie and music industry in the nearest future.
Aims of The Fellowship
Africa Comicade Fellowship was founded With the aim of promoting the development of the African creative industry, collaboration and exposure of African creatives to opportunities.
Structure of The Fellowship
Africacomicade fellowship is a 7-month intensive pre-accelerator program with focus in empowering creatives with Business, Tech and communication skills, through a mixture of both online and offline activities , with the sole aim of initiating creative projects as well as sustainable businesses.
Fellows would gain access to top notch skills training in Business, tech and Communication, get engaged with on-the-job experiences and opportunities and get initiate business ventures and creative projects
Deadline: 26th March, 2021
- Certification: Fellows shall partake in Certification exams. Also, when Fellows complete the training program and submit their portfolio projects, they will receive a Certificate ofCompletion to add to your LinkedIn profile.
- Portfolio Project: Through out the training program, fellows would be exposed to guided hands-on projects which would help build their portfolio. They would also engage in building a project for the market.
- Proficiency: Through Upskilling in Tech, business and communications skills to build your entrepreneurial prowess and networking across you industry, you would stand out with an edge for success.