Are you the brightest start-up in Tanzania?
Are you looking for new international partners?
Are you running an incubator, innovation space or an entrepreneurship center and planning to develop it to meet international standards?
Have you created social innovation which will change the world?
The purpose of the trip is to enable Tanzanian start-up companies, social innovators, technology hubs, universities and living labs to meet with investors and other interested parties to pitch their solutions, network with other international counterparts and learn from the Finnish startup ecosystem.
Who can apply?
TANZICT in collaboration with HDIF have opened a Call to Participate at the SLUSH 2015 event to be held at Helsinki, Finland in six categories:
2) University Entrepreneurship Center or 3) Program Incubator
4) Innovation Space
5) Living Lab
6) Social Innovator
*Note: All selected participants will be required to participate in the coaching sessions before the trip, prepare a pitch, be active and attend all events during SLUSH week, write a reflection report after the trip, etc.
What will the winners get?
Travels to Finland, accommodation during the week in Helsinki, per diems, coaching before the trip, organized meetings with most relative parties and a truly lifetime experience!
Process & Timeline
7.8. Call for Applications
31.8. Deadline for Applications
7.9. Best applicants will be invited for interviews
14.9. Interviews will be held at Buni Hub, Dar es Salaam
16.9. Winners will be announced
11.9. – 6.11. Preparations for SLUSH.
8-14.11. SLUSH Week in Helsinki, Finland.
*TANZICT reserves all rights to approve or refuse any application.