Funding and Support

Funding and Support

Funding and Support lists awards competitions, accelerator and incubator openings, executive education and other such opportunities. Browse by sector, region and dates, and sign up to access special benefits for StartupWave entrepreneurs.

Sarphati Sanitation Awards (SSA) 2019


1. Award for Promising Entrepreneur: entrepreneurship in integrated sanitation systems in urban contexts. 2. Award for Lifetime Achievement: individuals who have dedicated a large part... Read More

USAID: Development Innovation Ventures Annual Program Statement (APS)


Through a year-round grant competition, Development Innovation Ventures (DIV) sources innovative ideas, pilots and rigorously tests them, and supports the scale-up of solutions that... Read More

UNEP Young Champions of the Earth


In 2019, seven young people– selected from every global region– will be named Young Champions of the Earth by the UN Environment. These winners receive seed funding, intensive training,... Read More

Young Water Solutions Fellowship


The fellowship is for young (18-30) social entrepreneurs from low and middle income countries with innovative water management ideas. Fellows receive mentorship, training, and funding up... Read More