Screen Shot 2015-02-13 at 7.54.15 AMAre you an entrepreneur in Kenya, Rwanda, or Uganda? Then consider applying.

Spring is a pioneering accelerator supporting businesses whose products and services could transform the lives of adolescent girls. Spring entrepreneurs are passionate, innovative, and determined to change the world. Spring helps get a collection of accomplished mentors, advisers, investors, and experts, plus the funding and training needed to get the job done.

The Spring Accelerator can help you transform your brilliant product: from potential to impact. $80,000 in grants available per venture.

Boot Camp:

The selected 18 businesses will convene in Nairobi for 2 weeks of immersive training and customised coaching to identify challenges, opportunities, and plans for success.

Selection Camp:

50 finalists will travel to Nairobi, Kampala, or Kigali to pitch their products to business leaders, potential investors, and expert judges.

Pitch Camp:

Entrepreneurs present revised pitches to an investor and expert panel, getting feedback to maximise growth potential and secure larger pools of capital.

DEADLINE: March 16, 2015

Apply here: Spring Africa