How does the application process work?
The application is a text-based survey submission (through the link above). If part.1 of your application is successful, you will be contacted by our team for pt.2 of the application, which is an interview with one of our team members.
What is the timeline?
The programme is 3 months, covering 10 actionable topics to drive a step-change in your business.
Is there a fee involved?
If applicants meet the correct requirements, they are eligible for a fully funded spot offered by UK-South Africa Tech Hub, which is determined during the interview with one of our team members. Successful applicants will only be asked to pay a R200.00 commitment fee to secure their spot.
What are the application requirements?
Applicants have to be South African female entrepreneurs with a tech-based or tech-enabled business ideas, that have the potential to have a positive social impact in the world. Your eligibility will be assessed during the application period.
What is the time commitment during the programme?
The most successful participants will spend 3 to 4 hours a week progressing through the Business School content, and engaging with their coaches and peers. Like anything in life, what you put in is what you get out! Members will be required to complete 80% of the programme in order to graduate.
Will this program work for <x> business?
The core programme content will equip you with lean startup strategies that are applicable and transferable across different business models and industries, so you can use them not just in your current business, but as you progress in your entrepreneurial journey. Our main focus is on tech businesses so if you are building the next big app or online offering - we would love to hear from you!