Opportunities

Events

Events lists workshops, conferences, demo days, webinars, and other events. Browse by sector, region and dates, and sign up to access special discounts for StartupWave entrepreneurs.

Disrupt, Digitize or Die!

24th Nov, 2017 - 24th Nov, 2017

The Hookup Dinner Nairobi

23rd Nov, 2017 - 23rd Nov, 2017

Nairobi Stew

22nd Nov, 2017 - 22nd Nov, 2017

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.

Smart Fifty Contest


IIM Calcutta Innovation Park in association with Department of Science and Technology, Government of India launches Smart Fifty - 50 solutions to transform India. If you've an idea that... Read More

2018 Village Capital Fintech Program


The Village Capital Fintech Africa 2018 program has been launched in collaboration with PayPal. Village Capital seeks startups in Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana, Uganda,... Read More

Leap Innovation Program


Close the Gap, GoodUp and Nailab have joined forces to create the LEAP² Innovation Challenge 2017 in Nairobi. LEAP² is a challenge that enables innovations to jump the digital divide... Read More

Apply to MEST!


MEST offers aspiring entrepreneurs a fully sponsored, intensive 12 month training program. Entrepreneurs-in-Training (EITs) are sourced from top graduates in Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, South... Read More

The Global Innovation Fund


The fund accepts applications on a continuous basis, with no deadlines or “rounds” of funding. In addition to this open application window, we actively seek out investments. If you... Read More