DEMO Africa launches its startup investment arm – DEMO Ventures hi

DEMO Ventures, which would act as an investment arm for DEMO Africa has been launched. The venture will leverage off a database of over 3,000 early-stage enterprises built by the African tech startup launchpad event and has raised up to a US$100 million fund. After talking with private equity firms, pension funds, development finance institutions […]

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UNICEF to invest $100,000 in drone startups: Apply here

UNICEF wants to invest, via an innovation fund, up to $100,000. These investments which would be made in for-profit early stage drone startups that have the potential to benefit humanity are equity-free investments. Only registered startups in any of UNICEF’s programme countries are eligible to access the fund. The UNICEF innovation fund focuses on frontier […]

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Startup Chile is offering $15,000 USD funding for female founders: How To Apply

Startup Chile, via a pre-acceleration program – The S Factory – are looking for projects that are technology related with a potential for high impact. They are inviting startups led by women for a 4 months experience to learn (from other experienced entrepreneurs and mentors) vital skills to enable them have a strong start in […]

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Google partners Orange to fund and acquire EMEA startups

Search giant, Google has announced a partnership with Orange Digital Ventures, which serves as the corporate venture fund of the French carrier Orange. The partnership would be aimed at finding, funding, and potentially acquiring startups in the EMEA region. Areas like Internet of things, cybersecurity, cloud services, AI, fintech and connectivity solutions would be focused […]

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Apply to showcase your startup idea at SWITCH 2018

Do you run a promising startup? Do  you need a platform to showcase your technology and business ideas, gain early exposure to investors, corporates, industry leaders, mentors, media, and tech-savvy early adopters? Then the [email protected] powered by Startup SG is just right. The Singapore Week of Innovation and Technology (SWITCH) is one that helps to project and […]

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Google impact challenge for social enterprises – How To Apply

About the challenge The Google Impact Challenge is one that, in confirmation of Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai’s visit to Nigeria, wants to supports nonprofits and social enterprises. These enterprises must have game-changing ideas to create economic opportunity in their communities to be selected. It is a platform that avails local innovators with an opportunity to […]

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