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Call To Incubate Tech Startups

The Japan Pacific ICT Centre is looking to incubate Tech Startups. These Startups do not have to be incorporated yet. This provides a unique opportunity for you to take a seed concept and turn it into viable business opportunity. This initiative is part of an exciting rollout to stimulate growth of ICT businesses.

Who can apply?
The platform is open to startups as well as individuals who are open to being matched with other individuals whose skills may match theirs and creating a dynamic business. We are looking for dynamic individuals or teams who are creative, flexible, innovative and willing to grow as individuals and as teams.  Skills can range from software developers, webmasters, engineers, network engineers, graphic artists, etc.
Successful candidates will go through general training after which we will provide the opportunity to mix and match skills and teams will go through a competitive selection process before successful startups are selected and awarded the opportunity to be incubated in #Block80 at the Japan Pacific ICT Centre.
 
How to apply?
Applications and expressions of interest shall be sent by the 30th of June 2015 to:
 
The Coordinator
ICT Centre Business Incubation
Level 2
Japan Pacific ICT Centre
The University of the South Pacific
Private Mail Bag
 
For more information, email: incubator(at)usp.ac.fj
For individuals who are applying, this should include the following:

  • A cover letter stating why you are interested and a brief of your business concept and describing why your business should be incubated
  • Teams will be required to attach curriculum vitae of members with your application. Individuals shall also attach their curriculum vitae.
  • Brief description of your skill sets
  • Business Proposal or Concept
  • Type of People you are looking to partner with

Applications should not exceed 10 pages. Applications shall be in Calibri font size 12.


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