SAIS’s Investment Readiness Program (IRP) is a fully-funded nine-month program, that includes weekly thematic webinars, collective and individual coaching sessions; access to additional service providers; integration in one of GIZ-SAIS’ partner hubs, and a demo-day with investors and business partners.

Eligibility Criteria

  • African Agritech and Foodtech Start-ups entering the scaling stage, with digital products or services directly impacting the end-users.
  • Startups with a team of at least two people (no solopreneurs)
  • Must have a viable digital product with a clear positive impact on its users’ income (launched at least six months ago) and provide evidence of good traction.