Western Cape Entrepreneurship Competition - Call for Entries | Western Cape Government

Western Cape Entrepreneurship Competition - Call for Entries

1 October 2018

The Western Cape Department of Economic Development and Tourism opens the opportunity to entrepreneurs in the Western Cape to enter the 2018 Western Cape Entrepreneurship Competition.

The aim is to recognise innovative entrepreneurship and those displaying business excellence in the following categories:

  • Emerging Business
  • Women-owned Business
  • Social Enterprise
  • Most Innovative Business  
  • Township Business

Find more information on the categories here.

One winner will be selected from each category, with an overall winner from within 5 categories. Prize monies will be allocated to the various winners.

Entrepreneurs/businesses in the sectors below are allowed to enter any of the competition categories from above.

  • Green Sector
  • Creative Sector
  • Oil and Gas
  • Agri-processing
  • Digital Sector
  • Tourism Sector

Applications close 21 October 2018.

Application criteria

Please see the application criteria here.

How to enter

For guidelines on how to enter here.

Judging process

For more information on the adjudication process and judging criteria here.

Award ceremony date

The awards is scheduled to take place on 21 November 2018 at the Old Mutual Conference Centre from 18:00 – 20:00. 


Patricia September (T )021 483 8768  


Mfundo Vika (T) 021 483 5735 



Visit www.westerncape.gov.za/dept/edat 

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The content on this page was last updated on 11 October 2018