Win prizes of a lifetime that’ll launch your world-changing start-up ideas into action + crown your team as South Africa’s future Upstarts!

These include: Exclusive coaching sessions, resources, networks, equity, internships, incubation for the overall winner at the Solution Space for a year, eligibility for international competitions (including guaranteed entry into the Regional Round of the Global Social Venture Competition in London), media exposure, a trip to the most innovative country in the world (watch this space), and ‘Moola’!!!

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!


PS: Make sure to get your LOYALTY CARD stamped every time you attend a Pop-up Class (per Term), to win an exclusive 1-ON-1 coaching session with a top Pro-Circuit Coach! (Loyalty Cards will be available for collection at our Pop-up Classes).


There will be spot prizes for every Mindblowing Monday, Workshop Wednesday, and Fun Friday, so make sure to attend the Pop-up Classes regularly.
We will also be telling you about intermittent competitions on our social media platforms, so be on stand by if you want to be eligible for VIP EPIC EVENT TICKETS and AWESOME GIVEAWAYS!