Imagine a live bidding platform where handpicked movers-and-shakers will crowd-bid, their expertise, resources, networks, incubation spaces, travel opportunities, media exposure, and ‘moola’ to help launch you into Super Stardom, and your revolutionary start-up ideas into action – overnight!

In the true spirit of UCT Upstarts – namely to establish and sustain a social innovation culture on campus – remember, that whether you make it to the final round or not, the experiences, opportunities, interactions and exposure you’ll gain throughout this initiative, will continue to stretch your potential as South Africa’s future ‘upstarts’… so everybody wins!