Extension for Application: DTBi Incubation program 2021.
The call for application has been extended to 31st July 2021
Dar Teknohama Business Incubator (DTBi).
DTBi is a first of its kind Government owned private ICT based Business Incubator. It is uniquely designed to help startups actualise their innovation and achieve growth. We are committed to providevarious support services to start-ups includingmentoring/coaching, shared workspaces, access to market, financial resources, access to investorsand the business development ecosystem.
Dar Teknohama Business Incubator (DTBi) is currently accepting applications for incubation program.
Who can join DTBi Incubation Programme
DTBi Incubation Programme is for Tanzanian ICT based startups companies seeking growth in areas related to Big Data/ Artificial intelligence (AI), Software as a Service (SaaS)/Enterprise Software, Blockchain, Internet of things (IoT), Mobile, Cleantech, EdTech/Learning and Talent, Security, Fintech, Health and Wellness, Foodtech and Agtech, Robotics, Mobility/Transportation, Energy and Sustainability, Manufacturing and Infrastructure.
What you need to apply
A viable business plan for a product or service to be ready for marketing in 12 to 18 months
The Applicant shall be a registered digital tech company limited by shares (or is planning to register a digital tech company*) and incorporated in Tanzania more than 5 years upon application deadline.
The founders of the Applicant collectively (legally and beneficially) must hold at least 51% of the company shares or absolute control.
*In any case, if the applicant has not registered a company, the process should be completed within six months of incubation.
How we select incubatees
Dar Teknohama Business Incubation Programme applications are evaluated by an independent vetting team (Incubator Steering Committee) that is composed by individuals from Private sector Government; Funding agencies; industry experts and trade association members.
The Incubatees are selected according to nine criteria
1. Market viability
2. Quality and competence of the team
3. Business and idea scalability
4. Functional prototype or product secured by design to solve a real problem
5. A brilliant dedicated to solving a compelling problem using innovative technology
6. At least one full-time founder who can be dedicated to the program
7. A driven, coachable, and collaborative leadership team
8. Must have an in-house technical lead
9. Clear Objective
What we look for
We’re looking for Tanzania’s most-promising and high-impact tech entrepreneurs who have what it takes to scale their business.
What are the Services provided by DTBi to the Startup?
Here is a list of the services provided by Dar Teknohama Business Incubator (DTBi):
o Help with business development
o Networking opportunities
o Marketing assistance
o High-speed Internet access
o Accounting/financial management assistance
o Access to bank loans, loan funds and guarantee programs
o Connections to higher education resources
o Connections to strategic partners
o Access to angel investors or venture capital
o Comprehensive business training programs
o Advisory boards and mentors
o Technology commercialization assistance
o Help with regulatory compliance
o Intellectual property management and legal counsel
o Mentorship and coaching
o Shared workspaces
Submission of applications
All applications must submitted via online application system in DTBi’s websitehttps://teknohama.or.tz before or on 31st July 2021 23:59pm
Having any query? Don’t hesitate to contact us.
Ms. Mwanahamisi Nassor (Assistant Administrative): 0786549312
The call is made by:
Dar Teknohama Business Incubator (DTBi)
P.O. Box 4302,
Ali Hassan Mwinyi Road,
DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA.