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    Dream VC Announces the Launch of 2024 Venture Capital Training Programs for African Tech Ecosystem

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    The last decade has witnessed an extraordinary growth trajectory in Africa’s technology ecosystem, marked by nearly 3,000 rounds and a total investment of $20 billion. Despite facing occasional challenges akin to any financial market, the resilience exhibited by African founders and funders has underscored the enduring need for a robust, Africa-centric investor class. In 2024, multiple ecosystems across the continent are experiencing a renewed interest in the venture capital asset class, supporting technology and innovation in both private and public sectors.

    Dream VC Returns with the 2024 Venture Capital Training Programs

    In response to this burgeoning interest, Dream VC is excited to announce its return and the launch of applications for the 2024 Venture Capital Training Programs. These programs are specifically designed for professionals looking to transition into venture capital roles or investment professionals aiming to enhance their understanding and skill set in investing in and supporting African tech businesses.

    Application Period and Details:

     

    • Applications Open: February 27th, 2024
    • Application Deadline: April 14th, 2024

     

    Two Programs Offered:

     

    1. Launch into VC: For those new to the venture capital
    2. Investor Accelerator: Designed for investment professionals seeking advanced

     

    Why Join Dream VC?

     

    • Gain insights into the VC world with a focus on African
    • Expand your investment knowledge
    • Sharpen your investor acumen with practical support and
    • Connect with a diverse network of influential investors and ecosystem pioneers from over 40
    • Access exclusive investing resources and a bustling deal flow
    • Build investment confidence through simulated exercises and network with Africa’s leading

     

    Program Reach:

     

    • Programs extend across 40
    • A robust alumni network of 170 professionals collectively managing over $6.6 billion in

     

    Financial Aid Available:

     

    While the programs are paid, Dream VC is committed to ensuring accessibility is never a barrier. The Dream VC Access Foundation offers financial aid to eligible applicants. The deadline to apply for financial aid coincides with the program application deadline: April 14th, 2024, before 23:59 GMT.

    Apply for the 2024 Cohort and Financial Aid:

    • Apply Here for the 2024 Cohort Here
    • Apply for Financial Aid Here

    Upcoming Virtual AMAs

    Dream VC will announce the dates and times of official virtual Ask Me Anything (AMA) sessions later this week via LinkedIn and X. Participants will have the opportunity to learn more about the 2024 programs and interact with the Dream VC team and alumni.

    Dream VC looks forward to receiving your applications and potentially welcoming you to the Dream VC community.

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