Seedstars World is back in South Africa

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Good news! Seedstars World is coming back to South Africa. They are here to scout for the top high growth startups and entrepreneurs to accelerate them on their path to global success.

This year,  Seedstars will hold satellite events in Cape Town and Johannesburg where entrepreneurs can pitch their business and winners will be chosen to advance to the regional final in Johannesburg.

At the final, entrepreneurs will receive a chance to represent South Africa at the Seedstars Global Summit in Switzerland to compete for up to $500,000 in equity investment and additional prizes and perks.

Does your business have what it takes? Here are some important guidelines:

Pitching Dates:

  • Johannesburg satellite Event: May 26th (deadline to apply May 18th)
  • Cape Town satellite Event: June 8th (deadline to apply May 25th)
  • South African Finals in Johannesburg: June 29th.

Business criteria:

  • Your business must be a maximum of 2 years old.
  • Have a maximum of USD 500,000 funding
  • Have a Minimum Viable Product (MVP)

Most importantly, why should you apply?

  • Local and international networking opportunities.
  • Individual Mentoring with a business expert & a pitch workshop
  • National and international visibility
  • Take part in a 3 month growth program online with top international mentors
  • Win 500,000 USD in funding!

Apply now at www.seedstarsworld.com. Don’t miss this opportunity!