By Tom Jackson
Global early-stage startups competition Seedstars World has opened applications for its Mozambique competition, which will see up to 10 companies pitch for the chance to represent the country at next year’s global final and compete for US$500,000 in equity investment.
Seedstars World announced recently it was extending the number of African countries involved in its latest edition, and will be returning to Mozambique on June 14. For the first time, the initiative will target entrepreneurs from across the country to ensure everyone in Mozambique gets a fair chance at competing, with applications open here.
Startups applying to compete at the Seedstars Maputo event need to be less than two years old, have raised less than US$500,000 in funding, and have built a minimum viable product, ideally with existing traction.
Seedstars World is looking for smart startups that solve regional issues and develop profitable products for the global market, to support their regional businesses and growth. To provide local entrepreneurs with this opportunity local firm UX Information Technologies will represent the initiative for the third time.
“We are extremely proud to have been working with Seedstars for the past three years to develop the Mozambican ecosystem and ensure that the best Click here to read entire article