Believe Begin Become

Believe Begin Become

Believe Begin Become is a business plan competition (BPC) developed by TechnoServe to support and grow new businesses in Africa. It is an incentivized, practical training and business development program to help entrepreneurs turn their business ideas into fundable and implementable business plans. The program is currently being run in Kenya, South Africa, Ghana, Tanzania and Swaziland.


This program is designed to give enterprising men and women the training and resources they need to launch or expand businesses, while fostering a broader culture of entrepreneurship within their country. Believe Begin Become is based on a similar program that we established in 2002 in Latin America, where we currently run BPCs in Chile, Colombia, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Peru.

Entry criteria

  • A highly motivated South African citizen or permanent resident
  • Over the age of 21
  • Who has promising businesses or ideas


To be confirmed

Closing date for Entries

Please visit the Believe Begin Become website for details

Contact details

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