11 May 2021

BOOST UP 2021 Launches Call for Applications

BOOST UP 2021 Launches Call for Applications

SAIS 2 and the SAIS 2 Connected Hubs network have opened the call for applications for BOOST UP 2021. Running from 10 May until 6 June 2021, the call is open to early-stage startup entrepreneurs using technology and innovation to address a societal challenge in Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Tanzania, and Zambia. 

BOOST UP is a three-part series of activities aiming to provide startups with knowledge and training to scale up. The startups selected during the call for applications will be put through training during Set Up, and the best startups from this stage will be selected to participate in the Stand Up Pitch Competition for a chance to represent their countries during the BOOST UP Bootcamp.

This is an excellent opportunity for startups to grow, and all eligible startups are invited to apply. For more information, please visit the BOOST UP web page.