Are you a start-up owner looking for growth funding for your start-up? Is your start-up based in Kenya, Ghana, or Tanzania? Well, here is a chance for you to apply for the Ventures Ideas Competition before 31st December
Suitable start-ups that meet these criteria will be funded through develoPPP Ventures and will be selected during an open ideas competition.
This takes place twice a year and is open to all start-ups that meet the conditions for participation.
Depending on the target country, the funding contract is concluded with one of the two implementing partners, DEG Impulse gGmbH or Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH.
The develoPPP Ventures ideas competition takes place twice a year for six weeks at the end of each quarter (June and December). Do you meet the conditions of participation (PDF) and would like to apply for funding? Here’s how:
Each application will first be evaluated on the basis of consistent and transparent criteria.
If your application is successful in the competition, you will be given the opportunity to pitch to the decision-making committee of DEG Impulse and GIZ.
The best candidates will then undergo an on-site review (due diligence), which, if successful, will be followed by a funding contract.
If this sounds interesting get more information here and apply before 31st December. All the best!