Launch My Startup is a high impact national initiative that will fund 100s of high-potential small businesses every year through ESD funding helping them to become active, sustainable economic participants with a positive spin-off of creating employment for others.
This is South Africa’s leading initiative of its kind powered towards boosting the small business sector throughout South Africa. The ultimate aim of the initiative is to alleviate unemployment and drive job creation within the small business sector.
The application process for a small business to receive the funded ‘Launch My Startup’ one-year accelerator programme is quick, seamless and completed online. The successful applicants will be notified via email within five working days. The small business needs to meet certain criteria and adhere to certain requirements.
If your small business is selected, your business will receive a 100% funded one-year accelerator programme that will boost your business into the beyond – All powered by Big Business South Africa
Key funded areas will include:
- Formalising the business structure (CIPC / SARS / B-BBEE),
- Financial compliancy (Accounting, tax etc.),
- Complete branded expo package at The Business Show: Africa,
- Funding readiness and access to funding,
- Supplier readiness for the corporate and government sectors,
- VIP invite to inspirational, networking and success-driven events,
- Business guidance and support,
- And much more!