Applications have opened for the NIW.Startups programme at the annual Nairobi Innovation Week, which offers Kenyan businesses the chance to showcase their solutions at the event.
NIW.Startups is a platform for discovering and showcasing Kenya’s most promising startups, and connect them with investors and other partners.
It is part of the annual Nairobi Innovation Week, which will take place June 10-14, and will see 30 startups selected to pitch and six recognised as overall winners.
The thematic areas for this year are in line with the Nairobi Innovation Week 2019 theme “Innovation and Kenya’s Big Four Agenda”, and startups in sectors as diverse as agriculture, health, manufacturing, housing, renewable energy, education, fintech, gaming and e-commerce are invited to apply.
Applications are open until April 5.