Centum Entrepreneurship Program 2017

Centum Entrepreneurship Program 2017

Deadline: On Rolling Basis

Centum Foundation has established the Centum Entrepreneurship Program which aims to provide innovative SMMEs with the capital and business development tools they need to propel their growth. Centum Foundation will leverage on its unique position as a leader in the Kenyan (and East African) economy to provide the SMMEs with access to markets, knowledge and mentorship opportunities that will differentiate them.


  • Once selected from a pool of applicants, promising SMMEs are invited to an 8 week training and assessment where they develop an investment proposal with the help of a mentor from the Centum Group. This process that culminates in a presentation before a panel of judges, who award funds to promising SMMEs as needed;
  • Funds up to $150,000 per team. The funds will then be disbursed according to the terms agreed by the Investment Committee.


  • Open to young, innovative businesses that solve major problems in our economy in a disruptive way.

Application Process

For more information, visit Centum Entrepreneurship Program.