• 1st March: Application portal opens
  • 30th April: Application portal closes
  • 30th May: Successful candidates are shortlisted
  • 23rd – 27th June: Virtual boot camp (training and inauguration)
  • 1st July- 30th September: Challenge phase
  • 1st – 31st October: In-person convening in Abuja, Accra, Monrovia, Freetown, and Banjul (training and induction ceremony). Specific dates for each country will be announced in due course