28 October 2019
Seedstars World Competition
Seedstars World is a Switzerland based startup competition that takes place in emerging markets. We run +100 local competitions where we give the startups a training, identify and select the best seed-stage startup from each country and award the winners with an opportunity to compete in a Regional Event to get qualified to join the Seedstars Global Summit in Switzerland, where one of them will be crowned Seedstars World Global Winner.
In this 2019 edition of the tour, we will visit over 20+ cities across Sub-Saharan Africa to hosting boot camps and pitch competitions. The winner from each country is invited to the final at the Seedstars Global Summit in Switzerland to compete for up to UDS$ 1 Million in equity investment.
Opportunity Focus Areas:
EGYPT, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, COMOROS, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.
- The duration of the program is from May 16 to November 30, 2019
- The Startup must have a demonstrable product or service (Minimum Viable Product, MVP); If the Startup has received external funding, it can only be up to US$ 500k; And finally the Startup needs to be scalable or have the potential to reach the scalability.
- The winner will be flown to Switzerland and lodged for the weeklong bootcamp, final event, conference and investment forum.
- up to USD 1,000,000 mln investment on offer to the winning startup and additional money prizes.
First Step: Create a profile Here
Second Step: Apply through the online form Here.
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This Scholarship Published by:
” Esraa Badawi/ Egypt “
Reviewed by” Mohamed Magdi Eweda / Egypt ”
MARJ3 Scholarships team