We’re excited to launch our fellowship program, designed to equip 20,000 African women with essential tech skills by 2030. Join our community of trailblazing women in tech and take the first step towards a brighter future.

Who can be a TAF fellow:

  • Passionate about technology and innovation
  • Committed to learning and growth
  • Embodying empathy, humility, and inclusivity
  • Dedicated to empowering themselves and others


  • As a TEFEM Africa Fellow, you’ll access top-tier tech skill education, equipping you with in-demand skills for today’s tech-driven world.
  • Our program will equip you with the technical skills and the confidence to pursue employment opportunities in tech industry.
  • As a TEFEM Africa Fellow, you will have mentorship and support networks to guide you throughout your learning journey and beyond.
  • As a TEFEM Africa Fellow, you will become part of a vibrant community of like-minded individuals, fostering collaboration, knowledge sharing, and empowerment.


Eligibility for Women Techsters Fellowship Program: This year, we are accepting applications from girls and women aged 17 to 40 for the fellowship program. Eligibility is limited to women residing in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Liberia, Burundi, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe

Selection Process

Selection Process

1. Application Review

2. Technical Assessment and video submission


  • Call for Application starts: May 13th
  • Application ends: July 31st
  • Selection and screening commences immediately.
  • Feedback mail for shortly applicants: 2nd-5th August
  • Stage 2 Application for shortlisted applicants starts: August 2nd – August 16th
  • Feedback mail – Only selected individuals will be notified by email and should expect their emails from August 10th onwards.
  • Orientation and Onboarding: August 29th – 30th
  • Class starts: September 2nd – November 30th
  • Graduation: December 10th

Method of Application

Click Here to Apply

  1. Submit Your Application Visit https://tefemnetwork.com/register/taf/ to complete the application form by May 13th, 2024.
  2. Share Your Story Write essays that showcase your experiences, challenges, and triumphs.

When shortlisted from the first application stage, you will be asked to Submit a motivational video that highlights your drive and enthusiasm.

Video Guidelines

  • Clean and clutter-free background
  • Good lighting and sound quality
  • Professional dress and demeanor
  • Clear and concise communication

For More Information,

Visit the Official Webpage

Application Deadline: July 31, 2024.