1. Before applying, make sure your team and yourself are willing and able to commit to the program of the ACIC
  2. You should be a team of 2 – 6 people. Applications from teams with less than 2 people and more than 6 people will not be considered
  3. Although not required, we specifically want to encourage female-led teams and teams with 40% – 50% female participants
  4. All the members of your team must be of African descent and based in Africa
  5. Existing and officially registered start-ups will not be considered
  6. The idea you are applying with must be centered around climate change mitigation and/or climate change adaptation
  7. All members of your team must be between 18 and 35 years old
  8. All members of the team must have a good mastery of the English language