This year, taking advantage of the latest trends requires firm feet on the ground, while working with a good partner to achieve necessary goals….
The UCT Graduate School of Business’s Solution Space is offering 15 lucky startups incubation to the value of R300 000 in advisory services, mentorship, and co-working space per startup.
Entrepreneurs have just less than a month left to apply to its 2018 Venture Incubation Programme (VIP) winter school based in Cape Town. Applications for the 15 available spots close on 1 July.
In addition to the business support, selected startups stand to gain access to MTN APIs, the MTN Service Delivery Platform, as well as access to MTN’s technical experts and mentors.
The 12-week long winter school, which will start on 3 September and run till 30 November, will focus on four main areas: fintech, ecommerce, healthtech, as well as on sport and news.
Applications for the Solution Space’s Venture Incubation Programme are set to close on 1 July
Digital startups made up of at least two founders and with a prototype or minimum viable product in health, education, agriculture, fintech, energy, the Internet of Things (IoT), religion, sport, news and ecommerce are can apply.
Applicants must also be able to demonstrate evidence of traction in the form of early market testing, customers, revenue, patents or intellectual property filings.
Featured image: Solution Space via Twitter