Zambian innovation hub BongoHive has opened functions for its annual FinTech Problem, which goals to establish and develop fintech entrepreneurs to spice up monetary inclusion.
Run in partnership with Monetary Sector Deepening (FSD) Zambia, the BongoHive FinTech Problem is open to entrepreneurs who’ve a fintech enterprise concept or an early-stage startup.
BongoHive stated it desires to work with entrepreneurs which might be addressing monetary inclusion, centered on challenges associated to financial savings, funding, interoperability, monetary literacy, credit score financial savings, and differently-abled residents.
The problem can be applied by way of two one-day ideation periods for 30 individuals every. Twenty individuals from the 2 periods can be chosen to participate in five-day digital dash challenges, the place two winners can be picked.
Winners will obtain eight weeks of concept improvement and technical help, in addition to mentorship from BongoHive and FSD Zambia.
Functions shut on June 10, with the programme starting on June 22 and ending in October.