- October 16, 2020
- Posted by: Startup Desk
- Category: Events, Funding Opportunity
Is your innovative solution interesting enough to win $40,000? Join the Wema Bank Hackathon
In a bid to promote the development of technological solutions for social issues, financial and institutional needs, the Wema Bank Hackathon, Hackaholics 2.0, brings together developers, designers, and creative thinkers, through its two-day pitch virtual competition.
The goal is to develop products and discover new technologies, including innovations in risk management, trade, investment, personal finance, big data, retail banking, regulatory compliance, mobile payments, social, environmental, and health issues.
The program kicks off with a pitch competition, between Friday, October 30, 2020, to Saturday, October 31, 2020, where participants would exhibit innovative solutions, judged by market potential and capacity to solve business problems in the following verticals: agritech, health tech, edutech, fintech, and gaming.
The top 10 solutions would be selected to participate in a 4-week virtual accelerator Bootcamp program, focused on improving the startups’ networks beyond the local market.
$40, 000 grant
Direct link to industry experts
Access to APIs
Startups with existing solutions in agritech, health tech, edutech, fintech, and gaming can apply.
How to apply
Does your innovative solution solve business problems in the required verticals? Join the Wema Bank Hackathon while the application is still ongoing.