Due Date: December 16, 2018

Applications are now open for the 2019 GrowthAfrica Service Scaleup Accelerator Program in Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia and Zambia. For each nation, they will pick 15 enthusiastic, dedicated business owners with high prospective to grow and develop substantial effect with a concentrate on high effect work and earnings producing chances.

The GrowthAfrica Velocity Program is created to assist you scale your endeavor, make it financial investment prepared and establish your entrepreneurial management with the goal of opening substantial development in your service. The Program is requiring, however so is success! The program and our assistance is created to assist you scale your endeavor, make it financial investment prepared and establish your entrepreneurial management.


The program’s very first stage includes 18 workshop days topped a 6 months’ duration. The program begins 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 detect your service and create methods to enhance your service in all possible locations. This part is concluded with 3-day actioning bootcamp where services create an execution action prepare for their 3-year vision.

After each workshop you will work in-company with the support of external service professionals, GrowthAfrica development drivers and monetary modelers. We will be working to execute your brand-new methods and developments– enhancing 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 knowledgeable facilitators, own created exclusive procedure and discovering approach that results in a boost in your earnings and earnings
  • Catalytic assistance: Get individualised and customized service advancement assistance from development drivers who will stroll you through and support you in your service journey
  • Monetary modelling: Develop a monetary design for your service development and financial investment preparedness
  • Financial investment assistance: Get assistance in recognition of, access to and engagement with prospective and pertinent 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 provide you suggestions and be your sounding board
  • Management: Get tools to establish more powerful entrepreneurial management
  • Networking and collaborations chances with GrowthAfrica’s networks in your area and worldwide

GrowthAfrica has actually developed a design where they share in the success, we co-create with you. The design takes a look at sharing earnings, equity and a success charge on financial investment raised. An agent of GrowthAfrica will elaborate more of this face to face.


For earnings, post earnings service with an ingenious item, service or approach

  • All set to scale business
  • Turnover of minutes 100,000 USD
  • Existed for 2 years or more year
  • Devoted Full-time establishing group including a minimum of 2 creators
  • Full-time and devoted core group
  • Open to raising external financial investment as part of your development method

They are open to all sectors however have a soft area for:

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


Obtain the program here for Zambia, here for Kenya, here for Uganda and here for Ethiopia.

To find out more, check out GrowthAfrica

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