Deadline: Ongoing

The GrowthAfrica acceleration programme is a 6-month support programme that guides you in understanding all components of your business, internal and external realities, and identifying growth challenges to help you develop clear goals and a comprehensive strategic implementation-ready growth plan.

The programme develops your entrepreneurial leadership and grows your venture through business acceleration activities, strategic advice, and access to investments.

Are you an ambitious and committed entrepreneur from Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Zambia, or Ghana with the potential to grow and create impact through your businesses? Then this is for you.


  • Growth strategy: Led by experienced facilitators, leveraging our proprietary process and learning methodology, we focus on solutions that lead to an increase in your revenue, profits, and impact
  • Bespoke in-company support: Get individualized and tailored in-company support from the most qualified team who will walk you through and support you in your business journey
  • Access and fellowship with quality peers across Africa: Connect and benefit from peer-to-peer learning and networking with like-minded entrepreneurs across Africa
  • Investment support: Receive support in the identification of, access to, and engagement with potential and relevant investors
  • Access to mentors and industry-subject experts: You will have access to Pan-African mentors/experts who will offer you advice and be your sounding board
  • Financial modeling: Support in building a financial model for your business growth and investment
  • Leadership: Acquire skills and tools to develop stronger entrepreneurial leadership.


  • Open to for-profit, post-revenue businesses.
  • Must have a full-time and dedicated core team.
  • Existed for 3 years or more.
  • The dedicated full-time founding team.
  • Turnover of USD 50,000 plus.
  • Open to raising external investment.


They are open to all sectors but have a soft spot for:

  • Agribusiness
  • Education
  • IT/mobile solutions/Tech-enabled businesses
  • Financial services and Fintech
  • Renewable energy
  • Water & Sanitation
  • Health
  • Manufacturing/processing
  • Retail/e-commerce


Grow your business and join the entrepreneurial super league

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