Five One Labs is a start-up incubator that helps locals and displaced entrepreneurs launch and grow their businesses in Iraqi Kurdistan. Launching first in Erbil, we aim to empower individuals to build lives and livelihoods and to contribute to the economic growth of their communities. (Please note: You can be from anywhere in order to apply, but you must be able to attend the program in Erbil, Iraq).
The Five One Labs Entrepreneur Academy will meet every Sunday and Tuesday evening for two hours, from 5:30-7:30pm. The program will include two months of training. It will begin December 3rd and will end February 6th, with a two-week break during the weeks of December 24 and 31. This part-time program will provide participants with extensive training on how to launch their start-ups, legal support, networking opportunities, and much more.
This training costs $250 per participant. There are a limited number of scholarships available to cover some or all of the cost for entrepreneurs on a needs-based system. We encourage all to apply, regardless of financial ability.
SPECIAL PROMOTION: If you submit your application by the early deadline of Sunday, November 7 at 11:59pm, you will get a discounted rate on the training program! The total cost for the training will be $150 (if you are accepted)!
Please apply for financial aid using the financial aid form here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1oIIUB3AoLL132f1vhitcG1p7mXEfX6TICPjAAjk9aF4/edit
For more information about the Five One Labs incubator and more instructions about the application, please read our blog post. We highly recommend that you read this entire post before beginning the application process. Here is the link: https://fikra-hub.squarespace.com/blog/2017/10/31/apply-today-for-the-entrepreneur-academy AFTER YOU FINISH THIS APPLICATION, please also send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.