Business Launchpad Competition

Business Launchpad Competition



The  Business Launchpad is the country’s biggest entrepreneur competition. During 2009 more than 6 000 people registered to enter their business idea or expansion plan across 10 industries.


The Business LaunchPad competition aims to create an opportunity for anyone with a business idea or existing business, and who finds it difficult to secure conventional commercial funding, to be considered for access to start-up or expansion funding.

Entry criteria

Any South African citizen or permanent legal resident over the age of 18 may enter.

Note: Section 21 companies, Public Benefit Organisations and other non-profits may not enter as the competition funding partners do not provide grants or funding to non-profit entities.


To be confirmed

Closing date for Entries

Visit the Business Launchpad website for details

Contact details


Tel: +27 21 422 0690

+27 11 234 2526

+27 31 312 4233

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