The Washington DC based PeaceTech Accelerator has opened applications for its 2nd cohort and it is encouraging Afrikan startups to also apply. The 2nd cohort is set to start with the Accelerator program in Washington DC from 8 September 2017.
The PeaceTech Accelerator is an international startup accelerator program focussed on cloud innovation and dedicated to helping startups scale. The program runs over eight-weeks and it includes mentorship as well as a training part which has particular emphasis on cloud technology to help startups and non-profit organizations scale rapidly and sustainably.
The Accelerator is a partnership between C5, PeaceTech Lab and Amazon Web Services. It's first cohort, which kicked off in June 2017, saw Nichestreem from South Africa and Junub Games from South Sudan graduating from the Accelerator.