AWIEF Growth Accelerator is a three/four-month business skills development programme, including pitch training and mentorship, designed to support participants with business modelling and growth strategy required to scale their enterprises, become investment ready and develop entrepreneurial leadership. The programme serves to enhance business linkages and access to finance.
The programme will culminate with an opportunity for participants to pitch their business to an audience of investors, business leaders and corporate decision-makers at the 5th annual AWIEF conference on 29 – 30 October 2019.
Programme runs June – October. Deadline for applications 13 May 2019
Location: Cape Town, Johannesburg or Durban
Participation fee: Free
25 ambitious, innovative and committed early-growth-stage South African women entrepreneurs, from a variety of sectors. Businesses must be:
- in a post-revenue phase
- scalable and innovative ventures
- in operation for not less than two years
- owned or led by ambitious and committed women entrepreneurs
- seeking investment or funding to grow