As one of many future geographical collaborations, Enterprise Singapore  (EnterpriseSG) joined forces with Grindstone to offer the Global Innovation Alliance (GIA) Cape Town Acceleration Programme, providing ten innovation-driven Singaporean startups an opportunity to grow and expand their business into the South Africa market. Entrepreneurs and startups with proven traction in the technology sector, especially in fintech, agritech, cyber security, ESG and infrastructure, are encouraged to apply. 

The GIA Cape Town Acceleration Programme addresses the fundamental needs of a startup through a development programme specifically designed to:

The next GIA Cape Town Acceleration Programme cohort is open for applications, sign up by 9 November 2022!

Programme Outline

The condensed programme is eight weeks in duration, with further access to funding and market opportunities thereafter for up to six months.

Find out more about GIA

GIA is an initiative of the Singapore government, led by EnterpriseSG. It is a network of Singapore and overseas partners in major innovation hubs and key demand markets, with a focus on technology and innovation. It is a joint initiative between EnterpriseSG and the Singapore Economic Development Board.

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