The Uganda Green Enterprise Finance Accelerator (UGEFA) launched a call for applications to support green Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Uganda. The Accelerator targets SMEs working in Clean Energy, Green Manufacturing, Sustainable Transport, Sustainable Tourism or Waste Management that are looking for financing to grow and scale their businesses.

Successful applicants will have support with access to loans within the UGEFA debt finance pipeline offered through partner bank, which will be discounted loans where UGEFA pays back 33%.

The Accelerator will also provide free customized business development services for a six-month period, where enterprises will have the opportunity to participate in interactive workshops, peer-to-peer learning, and networking activities with like-minded entrepreneurs. They will also have access to practical tools to manage business growth.

 

Who is eligible to Apply?

The program is open to enterprises who are:

  • Registered as a private company or organization;
  • Engaged in the sectors of Clean Energy, Green Manufacturing, Sustainable Transport, Sustainable Tourism or Waste Management;
  • Operational for more than two years;
  • Have minimum turnover of UGX 36 million per year

 

How to apply

Register here for UGEFA  and submit your complete application.

Application Deadline: 31st May 2021.

For more information, contact;

Tel: +256 759 681506

Email: info@ugefa.eu

Website: https://ugefa.eu