Call For Applications: MSMEs Kenya Olympiad 2023

MSMEs Kenya Olympiad 2023
Dear Entrepreneurs,

Are you a passionate entrepreneur looking to scale your business and increase inter-African trade? The Association of Startup and SMEs Enablers of Kenya (ASSEK) and I Choose Life – Africa are thrilled to announce an exciting acceleration program designed specifically for you!

Program Overview: Our joint initiative aims to support over 150 MSMEs in Kenya to boost their growth potential through capacity building and strengthening the MSMEs ecosystem.


By participating in this program, you will have the opportunity to refine your entrepreneurial skills, expand your network, and gain valuable insights into thriving in the African market.

Eligibility Criteria for Kenyan MSMEs: To be eligible for this program, your MSME must meet the following criteria:

  1. Location: Your business must be based in one of the following Kenyan counties: Machakos, Nairobi, Laikipia, Bomet, Turkana, or Uasin Gishu.
  2. Growth Stage Enterprises: The annual turnover of your business should range between KES 500,000-  KES 10,000,000
  3. Customer Base: You must have an existing customer base.
  4. Clear Value Proposition: Your business should offer a clear product or service with a distinct value proposition.
  5. Minimum Staff: Your MSME should have at least 2 full-time staff.
  6. Commitment to Participation: If selected, you must be available and committed to participating in all workshops and pitch events during the program.

Important Dates:

  • Application Deadline: Please complete and submit the application form before 30th August 2023.
  • Review and Selection: Applications will be reviewed, and qualifying participants will be contacted for further engagement by 31st August 2023.

Don’t miss this exceptional opportunity to take your MSME to new heights!

To apply for this life-changing program, kindly fill in the application form provided and submit it before the specified deadline. We look forward to receiving your applications and supporting you on this remarkable entrepreneurial journey.

There will be a kickoff meeting for the final participants on 1st September 2023 from 2:00 – 3:30 pm, the link will be provided on email once you are contacted.

Deadline: 30th August 2023.

Click HERE To Apply



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