Apply for SLA High Growth Coaching Program 2023

SLA High Growth Coaching Program 2023 application

The SLA High Growth Coaching Program is a 3-month program to provide entrepreneurs with free business coaching, mentorship, and training to scale their businesses.

The High Growth Coaching Program is an exclusive opportunity to develop an action plan for participants’ businesses with support from participants’ own personal business coaches and a community of women to keep them accountable. This is a digital program open to women-led businesses across Nigeria.

The 2023 SLA High Growth Coaching Program Is Run In Partnership With The Work In Progress! Alliance – A Consortium Of Oxfam, Butterfly Works, And VC4A Focused On Driving Job Creation And Youth Employment In Nigeria.

Alliance Is Focused On Unlocking The Economic Potential Of Young Women And Men In Egypt, Nigeria, And Somalia. The Project Aims To Enable Them To Generate Sustainable Living Incomes – By Finding Regular Employment Or Starting Enterprises. Alliance Partners Include Oxfam, VC4A (Venture Capital For Africa), and Butterfly Works. As Part Of The Project, VC4A Partners With Local Accelerators And Works To Strengthen Local Investor Networks.

She Leads Africa is a platform that gives women the community, information, and inspiration they need to live the lives of their dreams. There are 5 ways SLA can help participants build the life they’ve always wanted:

The SLA Community
SLA connects participants with over 700,000 other women across Africa. Become a Motherland Mogul to build participants’ networks, reach participants’ goals, and build lifelong relationships.

The SLA Resources
SLA publishes articles, newsletters, podcasts, and videos to help participants start, grow and improve participants business and career

The SLA Events
SLA hosts digital and real-life events throughout the year to help participants relax, build participants careers, grow participants’ businesses, and reach participants financial goals.

The SLA Book Club
SLA read and discusses new books every month to help participants learn and connect with other women across Africa who love books.

Table of Contents


  • 3 months of intensive training in business and operational skills.
  • Access to a private community of high-achieving founders.
  • Check-in calls with a personal business coach.
  • Monthly virtual support group meetings.
  • Personalized scorecards to keep track of weekly lessons and your business.
  • Support in creating a roadmap of tangible business goals.


  • Must be a female founder or co-founder between the ages of 18 and 35.
  • Must be running a high-impact business in Nigeria for less than 3 years with a proven track record in the market.
  • Must not have received more than N23 025 000 in external funding.
  • Must be interested in positioning the businesses to receive external funding either from the program or from other external investors.
  • Must be looking to rapidly grow and scale the businesses within 6 months.


  1. The business must be based in Nigeria or have operations in the country.

Eligible Regions: Nigeria

Application Deadline: May 5, 2023

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