co-founder or team member in a Nigerian
startup, or an innovator with solutions targeting MSMEs in
Green Economy, Retail and Manufacturing/Production can
To be considered a
Nigerian startup, the startup must be
registered in Nigeria and its solution
targeting the Nigerian market. The
nationality of the founders will not affect
applications will be disqualified.
To be eligible,
solutions must be post-MVP, generating
revenue and addressing a defined problem for
MSMEs in Green Economy, Retail or
solutions are not eligible.
pitchathon specifically targets digital
solutions. If you are an MSME, you will be able to join the program in the future if you
are eligible. Please keep an eye on our
page for more details.
currently focuses on the Green Economy,
Retail and Manufacturing/Production Sectors
only. However we are working to expand the
scope of our target sectors. We encourage
you to keep an eye on our page and social
media handles for updates.