Impact Launchpad Programme 2018

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CURRENTLY IN PROGRESS. Applications closed.

Impact Hub Joburg and Simanye have partnered up to run Impact Launchpad, a programme designed to support impact ventures in early stages of their development.

Impact Hub Joburg is a member-based co-working and event venue that unities and empowers impact-driven individuals! It forms part of a global network of 80+ Impact Hubs in major cities around the world.

Simanye Group is a cluster of entities dedicated to helping businesses, communities and the public sector find effective and sustainable solutions for transformation and economic development in South Africa, Africa and beyond.

Targeted at growing and supporting high-potential impact enterprises, Impact Launchpad is a 4-month programme that offers incubation in an environment where participants can learn from fellow entrepreneurs and ‘hack’ challenges together. The top enterprises selected will receive business support, technical advice, and funding during the programme as well as post programme support, networking, and office space.

Early stage social enterprises will be placed on the incubation programme at Impact Hub Joburg in Rosebank, Johannesburg.

Application process and important dates:

Applications are now closedDownload the application form here.

Application deadline is 29 March 2018

Programme will run from April 2018 – July 2018, with the final pitch event in August 2018

For more information contact:

Rusha Malan on 011 048 2542 or

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