By applying and getting selected, you allow the National Funders to have access to your business information.
  • If you are selected, you will be notified within FIVE working days.
  • The campaign and benefits for the selected candidates will only be activated once a National Funder is secured.

  • The Launch My Startup initiative is targeted at small businesses who are at least 51% Black-owned enterprises, exempt micro-enterprises or qualifying small enterprises in line with the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Codes of Good Practice.
  • The business must be operating for longer than 6 months.
Please complete all the fields and upload the docs as required:
Please upload the following documents:
Give a brief description of your business, products, services etc. and motivate why you will succeed as an entrepreneur? (max. one page)
B-BBEE affidavit (if applicable)
Motivation as to why do you believe that you will succeed as an entrepreneur? (max. one page) *
TWO exceptional photos of yourself and your team i.e. if you have a team, other than yourself (High quality .jpg or .png files)
TWO exceptional photos of your business (High quality .jpg, or .png files)
The Launch My Startup 100% Sponsored Package. Please make your selection below?
  • VIP ticket to attend world class seminars at Build a Business LIVE and the VIP Networking Lounge hosted at The Business Show :: Africa
  • Access to 100s of FREE business how-to guides
  • Guidance to become funding ready and to access funding
  • Guidance to become supplier ready for the Corporate & Government sectors
  • VIP invites to attend world class networking and business events throughout the year
  • Invite to enter the South African Small Business Awards - "National Startup Champion" category *
  • Subscription to My Business Mag - South Africa‚Äôs biggest weekly entrepreneurial e-publication
  • An array of special offers provided by South Africa's leading brands
Benefit funded by the NSBC for 1 year only. The offering can continue indefinitely at candidates own expense.