Westerwelle Entrepreneurship Program: East Africa 2023 for East African Founders

Westerwelle Entrepreneurship Program: East Africa 2023. Apply beneath.

When is Software Deadline?

fifteenth December 2022 at 11:59 pm EAT

  • On-line Information session 1: November twenty third, 2022 at 4:00pm EAT
  • On-line Information session 2: December ninth, 2022 at 4:00pm EAT
  • Notification of choice: December twenty fourth, 2022
  • Program begin: January third, 2022

What’s the Award?

Westerwelle Entrepreneurship Program is a 6-month programme for modern tech startups in Rwanda and Tanzania. 30 chosen startups will likely be supplied with the best infrastructure, expertise and networks to advance their tech options. This initiative is applied by the Westerwelle Basis in partnership with the GIZ’s Make-IT in Africa. 


The place will Award Take Place?

 Rwanda or Tanzania

What Kind of Award is This?



Who’s Eligible?

  • You might be enthusiastic about constructing an modern high-growth enterprise addressing a necessity in a market
  • Your product is constructed on know-how: IOT/ Sensoring, Information Analytics/ Intelligence/ AI/ Machine Studying, Digital Actuality, Robotics, Drones/Aerial Imagery, Digital Platforms, Blockchain, and so on. 
  • You and your crew members are area specialists with complimentary expertise and have a observe report working as a crew
  • Your startup resolution has a transparent enterprise mannequin and is ready to scale its operations in East Africa
  • Your startup’s product/service contributes to the achievement of the SDGs (i.e. protected and honest job creation, potential to assist underserved or low-income communities, local weather mitigation and adaptation)
  • You may have girls in your administration crew (Govt or non-executive )
  • Your operations are based mostly in Rwanda or Tanzania

What’s the Advantage of Award?

  • 6-month free entry to workspace on the Westerwelle Startup Haus Kigali/Westerwelle Startup Haus Arusha
  • Entry to Makerspace / digital fabrication lab and product growth assist
  • Enterprise and management expertise coaching with specialised specialists
  • Technical advisory assist: authorized, monetary and digital advertising and marketing
  • Particular person mentoring with traders, enterprise leaders and business specialists
  • On-line/offline meetups with friends and entrepreuneurial communities around the globe
  • Linkage with East African corporates, traders and different key gamers

How you can Apply:

Apply beneath.

Please attempt to reply the questions as precisely as you possibly can, it can take you roughly 20 minutes to fill out the shape. We’ll solely take into account totally stuffed functions.


Visit Award Webpage for Details


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