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Apply: Creative Tech Entrepreneur Or Team? Createch Accelerator 1.0 Is For You

ByJoan Aimuengheuwa

Feb 9, 2022

The Creative Economy Practice at CcHUB has launched a call for applications for Createch Accelerator 1.0. The Accelerator programme is for founders and teams running businesses at the intersection of technology and creativity.

Createch Accelerator 1.0 focuses on companies using innovation or applying technology to enhance Value Chains, solve market failures or enhance value capture across African Creative Economies.

The programme’s objective is to enable startups working at the intersection of technology and creativity to access knowledge, networks and support that quickens their path to profitability, scale and access needed institutional financing.


  • Access to a network of creatives as well as the ATCG network of Tech and Creative Industry ecosystem leaders across Africa

  • Access to talent, distribution and funding advisory

  • Opportunity to pitch to CcHUB Syndicate for up to $250,000 in equity funding

  • Access to product advisory and technology support

  • Access to partner credits from Google, Amazon web services, Hubspot and more


To be eligible for the programme, applying companies must be innovation or technology driven, solving the following thematic areas in any creative sector across Africa primarily (even if in use elsewhere):

  • Access to market and audiences

  • Access to supply chains

  • Access to market intelligence and data/insight

  • Ecosystem and Community Development

  • Payments and Monetisation

Eligible startups will need to have the following:

  • Already launched solution in the market with customers and revenue

  • A dedicated management team

  • An innovative solution that fits any of the identified thematic areas as above (in the Creative Economy) and is leveraging technology

  • A startup that is headquartered/operating on the continent

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How to apply

Can your innovative solution stimulate growth in the African creative economy? Then apply to participate in the Createch Accelerator 1.0 before the deadline on Friday, March 4, 2022.



Joan Aimuengheuwa

Joan thrives at helping individuals and businesses scale via storytelling...

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