Digital Lab Africa Rivals for Start-ups 2019 (42,000 ZAR benefit)


Due Date: January 13,2019

Applications are invited for the Digital Lab Africa for Start-ups 2019 The Digital Lab Africa need jobs targets artists, makers, designers, start-ups, students in the media and ingenious markets.
DLA is looking for jobs at initial stage of development, in requirement of partners and sponsorship and innovative in concerns to story, product or developments. The objective of Digital Lab Africa is to provide a springboard to the designers of next-generation product and to make their task accompany the help of French & Sub-Saharan African leading organisation such as Lagardère Studios, ARTE or Triggerfish Animation.

Web Production.
Virtual Fact.
Video game.
Digital Music.


The 10 winning jobs (2 jobs per category) are offered with a 42,000 ZAR cash prize and a Digital Lab Africa Incubation Pass to accelerate their task.
Each of the 10 jobs holders are mentored by both French and African experts to benefit from the knowledge of many environments. They benefit from access to Dassault Systèmes’ around the world knowledge network for help, management and services they need for their jobs development.
Together with the DLA mentorship program, the 10 mentees have the opportunity to be immersed in those environments thanks to residency programs within digital clusters and participation in benchmark market events in France or in Sub-Saharan African location. The expected outcome of DLA incubation program is market all set product.


Open to any person from the field of digital product advancement: artists, makers, designers, start-ups, SMEs, collectives, students or entrepreneur, based in Sub-Saharan Africa or an across the country of a country in this location.

Download the need task conversation and standards.

Overall the online application.

Email the following application files (in French or in English) to [email protected] prior to January 13 th,2019
Pitch deck/ Conversation file (PDF, PowerPoint or Word) including:.
task’s summary, concept, statement of intent …
development and production schedule, provisionary budget, target audience and technique.

Visual part and/or research study file.
Storyboard/ frame of mind board/ graphics/ portfolio/ motion picture script (for web advancement, animation or VR jobs.
Computer game design file (for video game jobs).
Any preview, pilot or video presentation of the task (if provided, for all sort of jobs).

A cover letter explaining why you want to come from the DLA Mentorship & Incubation program (1-page optimum).
A resume/curriculum vitae of the prospect and/or description of business represented.
An image (. jpeg) of the prospect.

To learn more, see DLA.