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The UCC Incubation Support Initiative, call for Proposals

Monday, 3rd July 2017

Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) established the Incubation Support Initiative (ISI) as a strategic mechanism through which promising and emerging ICT businesses as well as 'high impact' ICT innovations can be financially supported in advancing communications services in Uganda.
UCC invites Ugandans (individuals or organisations) with any of the following to apply for financial assistance:

  • An innovative concept that applies or seeks to develop broadcasting, postal or telecommunications services and which they wish to develop or scale up, OR
  • An innovative ICT incubator providing these services
  • Linkage of incubates to investors, customers, peer firms and specialised innovation organizations locally and/or internationally.
  • Assistance in accessing funding;
  • Supportive infrastructure such as work space, laboratory facilities, plant and equipment;
  • Shared services (e.g. internet);
  • Technical expertise and marketing support
  • capacity building in technical and business/entrepreneurship skills

Application Deadline: 24 July 2017, 5.00pm


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