Application Due Date: 31 st January 2019

The GrowthAfrica Organisation Scaleup Velocity Program is requiring, however so is success! The program and our assistance is created to assist you scale your endeavor, make it financial investment all set and establish your entrepreneurial management.

Applications are now open for the 2019 GrowthAfrica Organisation Scaleup Accelerator Program in Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia and Zambia. We will for each nation choose 15 enthusiastic, dedicated business owners with high prospective to grow and produce 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 all set and establish your entrepreneurial management with the goal of opening substantial development in your service.


  • Development technique: Led by skilled facilitators, own created exclusive procedure and discovering method 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: Construct 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 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 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


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

  • Prepared to scale business
  • Turnover of minutes 50,000 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 technique


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

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

The program’s.
initially 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 detect your service and develop methods to.
enhance your service in all possible locations. This part is concluded.
with 3-day actioning bootcamp where organisations develop an.
application action prepare for their 3-year vision.

After each workshop you will work in-company with the support of.
external service specialists, 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

Application information

  • Application opening: October 17 th, 2018
  • Program start date: May 2019
  • End of stage 1: September 2019
Apply now to the Zambian programme

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

To Learn More:

Go To the Authorities Web Page of the 2019 GrowthAfrica Organisation Scaleup Accelerator Program

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