The HUB Fellowship is a ground-breaking idea competition and incubation programme to attract, select and support high-impact entrepreneurs to realise their ideas for a more sustainable world. The programme combines the support of a co-working space with a unique one-year incubation period to help early-stage initiatives with high impact potential get off the ground. The Johannesburg Fellowship Programme is run in coordination with HUB Fellowship Association based in Zurich
Who can apply?
Individuals and teams of any age are eligible, as long as they are citizens of South Africa and are based in the Johannesburg area or are prepared to relocate for the one-year incubation period. We are looking for green startups in the ideas phase – whether or not you have registered your venture does not matter. For more information, click here.
How does the selection process work?
Applicants will be required to complete an online application. From these applications, 8 -10 finalists will be chosen to present their business idea to a panel of entrepreneurs, successful business people and environmental experts. These presentations will take place on the 22nd of November 2012 and the winner will be announced on the same day. For more details of the selection process, click here.
How can I apply?
To apply for the HUB Fellowship you need to complete the online application form, submit a mini business plan and a CV. For more information, click here.
Application deadline: 31 October 2012.