Due Date: January 31, 2019

Applications are now open for the 2019 GrowthAfrica Company Scaleup Accelerator Program in Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia and Zambia. The GrowthAfrica Velocity Program is developed to assist you scale your endeavor, make it financial investment all set and establish your entrepreneurial management with the goal of opening substantial development in your organisation.

The program’s very first stage includes 18 workshop days topped a 6 months’ duration. The program starts with a 5-day visioning bootcamp and after that consequently 5 2-days workshops where we develop the structure and equip you with tools to identify your organisation and develop methods to enhance your organisation in all imaginable locations. This part is concluded with 3-day actioning bootcamp where services develop an application action prepare for their 3-year vision.

After each workshop you will work in-company with the support of external organisation specialists, GrowthAfrica development drivers and monetary modelers. GrowthAfrica will be working to execute your brand-new methods and developments– increasing your development trajectory in substantial methods.

The 2nd stage of the program includes 24 months of individually assistance from the GrowthAfrica group, a swimming pool of external magnate and assistance by GrowthAfrica’s financial investment assistance group.


  • Development method: Led by skilled facilitators, own developed exclusive procedure and discovering approach that results in a boost in your profits and earnings
  • Catalytic assistance: Get individualised and customized organisation advancement assistance from development drivers who will stroll you through and support you in your organisation journey
  • Monetary modelling: Develop a monetary design for your organisation development and financial investment preparedness
  • Financial investment assistance: Get assistance in recognition of, access to and engagement with prospective and appropriate financiers
  • Peer-peer knowing: Link and take advantage of peer-to-peer knowing and connecting with similar business owners
  • Mentorship: You will have an individual executive coach who will use you recommendations and be your sounding board
  • Management: Obtain tools to establish more powerful entrepreneurial management
  • Networking and collaborations chances with GrowthAfrica’s networks in your area and globally


  • Open to for-profit, post profits organisation with an ingenious item, service or approach operating in Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia or Zambia;-LRB- **************).
  • Prepared to scale business;-LRB- **************).
  • Turnover of minutes 50,000 USD;-LRB- **************).
  • Existed for 2 years or more year;-LRB- **************).
  • Devoted full-time establishing group including a minimum of 2 creators;-LRB- **************).
  • Have full-time and devoted core group;-LRB- **************).
  • Open to raising external financial investment as part of your development method;-LRB- **************).

Qualified Sectors

Applications are open to all sectors however GrowthAfrica has a soft area for:

  • Agribusiness
  • Education
  • IT/mobile options
  • Monetary services and Fintech
  • Renewable resource
  • Health
  • Manufacturing/processing
  • Retail/e-commerce


Obtain the program:

Download the Application bundle and FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS here if you want to prepare off-line.

To find out more, check out GrowthAfrica Velocity Program

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