2017 SAG-SEED Awards - Call for applications


The SEED Awards for Entrepreneurship in Sustainable Development is an annual awards scheme designed to find the most promising, innovative and locally led start-up eco-inclusive enterprises in countries with developing and emerging economies. The independent SEED International Jury of experts selects enterprises which have the potential to make real improvements in poverty eradication and environmental sustainability while contributing to a greener economy.

Is your enterprise small, locally driven and eco-inclusive with an ambition to be in the vanguard of green and inclusive growthDoes your enterprise need tailored support to grow to its full potential?

This year, we are looking for applications for 15 SAG – SEED Awards for enterprises in Burkina Faso, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, South Africa and Uganda. The Awards are supported by the SWITCH-Africa Green project, which is implemented by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) with the assistance of the European Union. The SAG-SEED Awards in South Africa will be co-financed by the Government of Flanders.

Candidates can apply until 08 March 2017, 23:59 Central African Time (CAT). Applications are accepted in English and French.

For detailed information please refer to the SEED homepage.




SEED Support Team