Enter Innovation City's Startup of the Year Competition 2024

Innovation City’s Startup of The Year Competition is in its third year running, and we are back with an extra category in 2024: Afrocentric Innovation! If you’re a startup or budding entrepreneur with a brilliant viable product or service in any tech sector and/or your company is solving an African problem in an innovative way, you need to enter the 2024 Startup of the Year Competition!

Why enter the competition?

You stand a chance to win a year’s membership to the fastest growing tech hub in Cape Town and the opportunity to connect and work at Epicenter, our partner hub in Europe. You’ll win prizes, gain tons of kudos, and the chance to connect with potential investors, VCs, new clients and the media! Enter now! 

2023 Startup Of The Year Winner - Wamly

HRTech company Wamly, South Africa’s largest one-way video interview platform won Innovation City’s Startup of the Year award in 2023. Francois de Wet and his team have gained a lot since then – check out the video on what winning Innovation City Cape Town’s Startup of the Year meant for them!

Entry Criteria

The startup must be at least a year old.

The startup must have a team of two or more people.

The startup must have a minimum viable product (MVP) and/or service in the market.

The startup must be generating monthly recurring revenue.

The startup must have an office located in South Africa.

Innovation City reserves the right to select and reject applicants at any time.

Entries close 18th March, 2024