Uganda Development Bank Limited (UDB) in partnership with the Resilient Africa Network (RAN Lab) are pleased to announce the UDB i-Growth Accelerator 2017 that will focus on supporting commercialization of local start-ups and stimulating a culture of innovation in Uganda so as to contribute to the country’s social economic development. The i-Growth Accelerator program is an annual initiative that will support individuals to grow and expand their start-up enterprises in all sectors.


Inclusion into UDB i-Growth Acceleration Program, where team will receive:

  • Technical Support, Mentorship and Business Coaching
  • Linkages to Local, regional and International expertise and contacts
  • Financial support to develop and pilot the solution towards scaling
  • Linkages to potential investors and fianciers


  • The call shall is open to interested applicants from diverse backgrounds who propose brilliant projects in relation to the theme.
  • Submissions can be done in teams or individuals for example youth groups, community based organizations, vocational institutes, students, young entrepreneurs, NGOs, women groups, associations, SMEs etc. .
  • Projects should suggest transformative interventions or solutions.
  • Applicants should note carefully that the suggested projects could be in form of ‘technologies’ or ‘approaches’.
  • It should be a project with a demonstrable proof of concept for the solution/approach an existing enterprise with at least 1 or 2 years of existence

DEADLINE: January 25 2018

To apply and for more information  visit here

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