Digital Lab Africa call for projects is open to any professional or individual in multimedia creation: artists, producers, start-up, SMEs, collectives, students or entrepreneurs from Sub-Saharan Africa. The applicants have to be based in this region or being nationals of one of the Sub-Saharan African countries, provided the project development is mostly implemented locally. Digital Lab Africa is looking for projects at initial stage of development, in need of partners and financial support and innovative in terms of narration, content or technologies.

5 categories of multimedia production are part of the DLA call for projects:

Web creation/transmedia

Virtual Reality

Video Game

Digital Music



1/ Download the call for projects presentation and rules

2/ Complete the online form

3/ Email the following documents to

  • Presentation document of the project (Pitch Deck) including description, graphical/visual elements, solutions/technologies, screenplay, target audience, projected budget, business plan, production schedule (5 to 8 pages maximum).
  • A beta version / preview / pilot or demo of the project (if available)
  • A resume of the applicant/ description of the company represented (max 300 words).
  • A picture (.jpeg) of the applicant

Applicants can submit several projects (one form per project)

Deadline: 25 February 2018

For any question, please contact: