Who are we looking for?

We are looking for young, dynamic and community-oriented applicants based in Burundi. The perfect description of the ideal candidate is someone who is motivated to bring positive change in her/his community through the use of community-based entrepreneurship initiatives and education as a catalyzer for sustainable development. 

Do you have a ready-for-launch entrepreneurial idea? Are you thinking about the next big entrepreneurial idea that can empower you and your community? Are you searching for academic, professional and career development support? If you respond yes to any of these questions then Menya Accelerator is the right place for you.

Applicant Eligibility

  • Menya Accelerator Edition 2022 is open to high school students, recent graduates and university students in Burundi.
  • Menya accelerator is accessible to all applicants, regardless of their nationality, race, colour, ethnic origin, social backgrounds or academic system.
  • There is no required minimum academic grade. However, high school students applicants must self report their current grades (See part D, Section 2 - page 5)

Important Dates

  Date Time

Application deadline

May 25th, 2022 5:00 pm CAT
Successful applicants notified June 10th, 2022

Where to submit necessary documents?

To submit your application, please scan and send the completed form to admissions@menyaccelerator.org