It’s great to see big international startup competitions showing more and more interest in Africa! The latest addition is global startup competition Startup World, which has just opened their applications for Africa. In Tanzania they have partnered with DTBi, and will be in Dar es Salaam at COSTECH on September 14th to listen to the applicants pitches.
This competition is not about prize money, but actually making your start-up breakthrough big time in i/o Ventures incubation program in Silicon Valley!
More details on the DBTi press release:
Update 21.8.2012 10.22am: link to application form pointed to DTBi website as they are pooling the Tanzanian applicants for the September 14th pitching session.
Update 21.8.2012 11.28am: Added DBTi press release.
Update 22.8.2012 2.32pm: Linked both the Startup World and the DTBi application forms to the post.