Call for Applicants : Founders Live Harare Vol. 14

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Impact Hub Harare will be hosting the 14th edition of Founders Live Harare on 26 February 2021. As we begin 2021 we want to make sure we give all the Zimbabwean entrepreneurs the push they need to head into the New Year and continue their great work. We are looking for motivated and innovative entrepreneurs and makers helping to create employment and contributing to the economic development of Zimbabwe to take part in our upcoming edition. If you fit the bill, apply here on or before 24 January 2021.

Founders Live is an unforgettable happy hour competition sweeping the globe where up to five handpicked companies take the hot seat, with only 99 seconds to pitch their company and describe their value proposition in front of an eager audience. After the pitches and audience Q&A, the crowd will vote on a winner who will not only receive an award but recognition from the crowd as well as the opportunity to talk more about their product or service. Up and coming start-ups that have successfully gone through the Founders Live programme include The Housing Hub, Greenworks Solutions, Amigo Solutions, Enys Treats, Farmhut, YuPlan, Tuverl, Yaita and Bizani to name a few.

Winners Package

Founders Live has partnered with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to provide an incredible offer for start-ups pitching at a Founders Live event. “Amazon Web Services provides start-ups with low cost, easy to use infrastructure needed to scale and grow any size business. AWS Activate is a program designed to provide start-ups with resources they need to get started on AWS.” ALL presenting companies who are chosen to give their 99-second pitch at a Founders Live event receive $5,000 credit towards their web hosting on Amazon.
The winner will receive an additional $5,000 of AWS credit and incubation package at Impact Hub Harare which entails access to mentors, advisors, global networks and interested investors.

Event Date: 26 February 2021
Time: 4:00pm – 6:00pm

Brought to you by Impact Hub Harare

Partners: Area 46 Productions; Facebook Developers Circle: Harare; Utande; Amazon Web Services

Deadline: 24 January 2021

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