VC4A is in search of 10 innovative, high-growth scale-ups to showcase at Africa Early Stage Investor Summit. The summit will be holding from the 13th – 14th of November 2019, in Cape Town.

This is an opportunity for any enterprise generating revenue in Africa that is looking to raise a Series A round in the range of $250K and $5M. This is because all major Africa-focused VC funds are going to be available and accessible.


Benefits Of The Summit Are:

  • An all-expense paid trip to Cape Town from Nov 10-16, 2019
  • Three minutes pitch in front of 300+ investors at the Africa Early Stage Investor Summit
  • 30 minute deep-dive session with investors in a private room
  • Two days of networking with investors, including Speaker Cocktail and Industry Leaders dinner
  • Mentorship and pitch training by partner VC investors
  • Opportunity to attend and pitch at partner event AfricaCom


To Be Eligible:     

  • Your company should be profit-oriented and registered as an independent legal entity
  • You should have a product or service available on the market that generates revenue
  • Your product or service should be clearly innovative and/or your business model should be new, disruptive and designed for scale
  • You should have a very strong management team of at least three people
  • Your team should be based in one or more countries on the African continent
  • At least one of the founders should be of an African nationality
  • If your startup has already received external investment, structured as either debt or equity, or received grants from donor orgranizations, there will be exceptions

Application ends on the 31st of July

To apply and get more information, visit