What is it?
F>>Lane – the Vodafone Accelerator that accelerates social ventures that utilise technology to empower women worldwide. Our 6-week program (October 06 – November 17, 2017) is open to impact-driven ventures from across the world that focus on empowering women/girls through the use of technology. The top five ventures will live and work in Berlin, Germany, to rapidly increase their impact. They are provided with a living stipend, mentoring, office space and access to funding and corporate partners and a global network of support. The program culminates in a Final Demo Day with investment possibilities by Vodafone, more investors and the media.
Who can apply?
F>>Lane scouts for ventures that use technology to empower women and girls. This leaves space for many innovations and could include verticals such as: education, safety, health, fintech and many more. We are specifically looking for ventures that already have a proof of concept and are operating under more-than-profit model.
When is the application deadline?
Applications are open from May 23 until July 24, 2017, 12 pm CET on the F>>Lane Website.
What’s in it for you?
- Living Stipend of 12,000 EUR to work and live in Berlin for 6 weeks
- Leverage Impact
- Get Investment Ready
- Access to Funding
- Individualised Curriculum
- Impact Ecosystem
- Corporate Partner
- Top Mentors