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  • Eligibility Criteria

     

    Please apply if you meet the following criteria:

    • Be at least 18 years of age at the time the application is submitted
    • Have fluency or near-fluency in English
    • Be a woman
    • Pay required fees according to deadlines

    Please see the full terms and conditions here

    How can I apply and what is the process?

    1. July 23rd

    Last day to submit your participation form & fee of ₦ 25,000

    *The fee will include all workshops, food & beverages, working supplies, yoga class, and

    access to the gala in Abuja on August 8th, 2017. (transport to attend the gala is not included)

     

    2a. July 31 Lagos / August 2nd finish

    Ladies begin the program

    Location: REDAHLIA WORKSPACE, 43b Emima Crescent off Toyin Street Ikeja, Lagos

     

    2b. August 4th Abuja / August 6th finish

    Ladies begin the program

    Location: BD Hub, Discovery Mall, Ademola Adetokunbo Crescent, Wuse II, Abuja

     

    Why do we charge a small application fee?

    We are putting together a group of highly ambitious women who are either leaders in spirit or already in career and who want to raise beyond themselves. We want to make sure that you are not interested but also an action taker who dares to invest in herself.

    Is paying the application fee a guarantee to participate in the workshop?

    No, sadly we cannot promise that you will be accepted to participate. However, you will have access to the very special gala party in Abuja after both workshops in Lagos and Abuja. At the gala teams will pitch to a selected jury, listen to a panel of successful women in tech and entrepreneurship talking about the Future of African Women in Tech and Entrepreneurship, network, and dance the night away to live music acts. (not including transport)

    What happens when I get selected to attend the 3-day workshop?

    Once you have received the confirmation that you have been selected to take part in the workshop, the next step will be to arrange the payment of your participation fee for all 3 days which include loads of goodies so that you feel truly taken care of while you are with us. You will access all workshops and presentations, yoga classes and of course food and beverages. Food for brain, food for stomach - it is all arranged for you. (*transport to and from venue is not included)

     

    As soon as we have received your payment, you will be notified and receive your participation info pack with all the necessary details.

  • The Sprint

    During the Sprint EntreprenHERS, Leaders, Mentors and Innovators from the Business and Tech world come together to:

    - plan, create, implement, test, and run your idea -

    - Pre-Sprint -
    Online Bootcamp

    the base jump

    One week prior to the Three Day Sprint you will complete an online bootcamp to fast track your participation and to ensure all your KSF's are in place.

    - DAY I -

    Team Building

    find your puzzle pieces

    Pitch your idea, vote for your favourites and form your team. Get right into work with your project before a special treat awaits you as the perfect moment to network.

    - DAY II -

    The Sprint

    go out and play

    After an early morning yoga session and lean practices workshop, go out and test your idea on real people. Finish the day with an improved winner product.

    - DAY III -

    The Pitch

    jump. hit. win.

    It's time to wrap up and go on stage. Present your real product or service to a selected jury. Celebrate your win with Sprinters.You just did it!

  • EntreprenHERS Are Born Here

  • Want a career that matters?

    Sprinters is always seeking highly motivating female entrepreneurs to join our world-class team!

  • Strong Women Love Sprinters.

    Every part, from beginning to end at Sprinters in Dublin was so rich and insightful. And the best part was to work with people who want to be just as successful like me

    ~ Salome Picard

    "The feedback we received from the young women who participated in the Hackathon was really positive. It is small acts, such as opening up this event to young women who are in or who have been through the asylum process, that takes down barriers and helps with integration and in this case skill development."

    ~ Caroline Reid Irish Refugee Council

  • Mission

    We are dedicated to create female leadership.

    vision

    Our Vision is a world without barriers for women in leadership.

  • EntreprenHERS Are Born Here

  • Let's Break It Down

    "There is one thing that is stronger than all the armies in the world, and that is an idea whose time has come."

                                                                                                                                                                  ~ Sir Richard Branson

    30

    women per sprint

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    quality over quantity

    3

    life changing days

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    focus + productivity

    > 3000

    network contacts

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    vitamin C is key

    Infinite

    possibilities

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    it's all in you

  • To learn more about our organization, visit us at www.sprinters.co and like us on:

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    Get a Career that Matters

    We are on a mission to close the gender gap and create fair treatment for all.
    Want to be part of the team?
    Jump on board

    Online Marketing Volunteer

    Company Description

    SPRINTERS GLOBAL is a nonprofit organization dedicated to create leadership in entrepreneurship and tech for women around the world. We strive to break down barriers for women who strive for higher professional possibilities by giving access to mentoring, counseling, workshops, and support groups designed to empower girls and women in all stages of life by enriching the mind, body and spirit.

     

    About

    It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule and can work remotely. The intern will report to the CEO.
     

    Responsibilities:

    • Assist the CEO by conducting marketing strategy research
    • Create, develop, implement, and execute marketing campaigns
    • Analysis of current marketing trends as well as the development of individual test cases
    • Expand and improve online advertisements through Google Adwords and monitoring through Google Analytics
    • Write descriptions for online ads as well as descriptions for landing pages
    • Follow Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and other forms of social media to understand demographic preferences and notice when the preference of our followers begins to change to adjust methods of reaching the public

     

    Desired Skills & Experience

    • Detail-oriented with strong organizational and project management skills
    • Able to work well under deadlines in a constantly changing environment and perform multiple tasks effectively and concurrently
    • Demonstrated ability to work independently and within a collaborative team environment using proper judgement in decision making
    • Excellent communication skills - oral, written and presentation
    • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office products such as (Word, Powerpoint, and Excel)
    • You are passionate about startups and eager to learn fast
    • First experiences in online marketing are a plus


    Our Offer

    • Be part of a young, ambitious and fast growing company where you can leave impact
    • Dynamic, positive and motivated environment with flat hierarchies and short decision paths
    • Remote and flexible working hours
    • Make a difference in the world by empowering women

     

    If you would like to be part of our mission, send us your CV and Motivation

     

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