AWIEF Growth Accelerator Programme 2019
25 entrepreneurs will be chosen for this three month programme designed to support participants with the business modelling and growth strategy required to scale their enterprises, become investment ready and develop entrepreneurial leadership. The programme will cover:
target marker, competitive landscape and value proposition
design framework thinking
access to finance
access to markets
financing for scale
Successful participants will have the opportunity to pitch their business to an audience of investors, business leaders and corporate decision-makers at the Pitch n Grow™ session of the 5th Annual AWIEF Conference on 30 October 2019.
Dates: Commences in July 2019 and culminates with the Pitch n Grow™ session at the 2019 AWIEF Conference & Exhibition on 29 and 30 October 2019 at CTICC, Cape Town.
Deadline for Applications: 13 May 2019
Location: Cape Town/Johannesburg/Durban
Participation fee: Free
Businesses must be:
in a post-revenue phase;
scalable and innovative ventures;
in operation for not less than three years;
owned or led by ambitious and committed women entrepreneurs in South Africa;
and seeking investment or funding to grow.
To apply, click https://www.awieforum.org/2019-awief-growth-accelerator-programme/
The event is hosted by AWIEF and sponsored by Nedbank.
Application deadline May 31
Program dates July 1 – October 30, 2019
Organizer Africa Woman Innovation & Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) Event Organizer
Location 12 Bell Crescent, Westlake, Cape Town, South Africa
Targets Sub-Saharan Africa
Sectors Agribusiness, Business services, Clean technology and energy, Utilities, Construction and manufacturing, Manufacturing, Creative, media and entertainment, Education, Financial services, Healthcare, ICT, Leisure and travel, Retail and wholesale, Consumer non-durables, Transport and logistics, Water, sanitation and hygiene, Cars, Household appliances, Luxury goods and jewelry