INJAZ Al-Maghrib announced the launching of the “SMART START” program for the support to the creation of startup. The project will be realized in partnership with CEED-USAID and Attijari Finances Corp.
Thanks to the financing of CEED-USAID and Attijari Finances Corp participation in the conception of the program and the mentoring of the young people, the latest of the programs of INJAZ Al-Maghrib gives to the project leaders having followed the Company Program, the opportunity to continue the adventure beyond the academic plan.
A real springboard for the startup creation, SMART START aims at accompanying during 6 months, the young project leaders in the creation of their company. 30 projects will be selected to follow this program between 2013 and 2015.
Established on the mentorship, the educational approach of the program SMART START is the one of a personalized support “from professionals to professionals” between the mentors of Attijari Finances Corp and the young entrepreneurs to help them in the realization of an exhaustive business plan including market study, feasibility study, financial visibility, etc…
The young project leaders also benefit from a module of personal fulfillment delivered by Blue Storm and Attitudes Conseil offices.
At the end of their preparation, a meeting will be organized by INJAZ Al-Maghrib and Attijari Finances Corp between the young entrepreneurs and incubators, sponsors, investors or business angels that then will have the opportunity to accompany these startup in their development.
Original text by: Blaise AKAME