The Vision to Reality awards programme celebrates emerging companies with tech-enabled solutions spanning across all industries. The programme aims to encourage companies with the best high-growth potential to become market leaders, and to inspire future start-ups..
INVENTORS GARAGE COMPETITION – SA Innovation Summit
Act quickly, as this opportunity closes on the 30 June 2015. Organisation or individual who has a proven concept, prototype or demo version of an invention Garage and Kitchen inventors who are crafting up a storm Entrepreneurs who are experimenting with new inventions Established companies with a new product launch Researchers with the latest tech at their fingertips
THE INNOVATION EDGE CHALLENGE – SA Innovation Summit
This challenge focuses on applying your existing profession, skills or hobbies – in any field! – to innovate early learning solutions. . The winning idea will receive a R30 000 cash prize at the SA Innovation Summit, as well as the chance to apply for up to R1mn in seed funding to facilitate the implementation.
There is an app for that. South African app developers have a great opportunity to showcase their work, withe the App of the Year competition, sponsored by MTN. Each entry will be charged R250.00 (excl. VAT) per app/per category that is entered. In other words, if you enter one app into four different categories, you will be invoiced R 1000.00 (excl. VAT). Please note that entries close on the 26th of June 2015.
The Technology for Women in Business (TWIB) Awards are meant to reward women achievers for the significant impact they have made in various sectors of the economy through the application of technology to create a competitive edge for their businesses. The awards also aim to increase the number of women searching for relevant technologies and applying these to grow and diversify their businesses.
Here is the link to the application form [PDF Download] www.dsbd.gov.za/assets/twib.pdf
African Entrepreneurship Award