The awards stand to represent the entire start-up and tech community– from the startups themselves, through to individuals behind them, and the organisations that work alongside these visionaries to make the great things possible.Southern Africa Start-up
Awards becomes part of the Worldwide Start-up Awards, supplying an annual spotlight to those who dare to dream huge and form the way our future will look.Bringing together fantastic concepts and finest talents from 6 regions, 46 countries around the world to celebrate entrepreneurial spirit and startups. The competitors process for discovering the winners includes all aspects of a start-up community using a network of regional ambassadors, country partners, nationwide jury members, international jury members from whole world in addition to key advisors counting everyone from leading financiers, political stakeholders, founders and community builders.Phase 1: Nomination opens Anybody can choose an individual, business or organisation in all classifications per nation through an online nomination
system. Data is gathered from
all candidates based upon the requirements of each classification for the following phase of the competition.Phase 2: Selecting National Finalists A group of ambassadors from each nation, through a choice process, assess the candidates and choose the finest skills basedon the requirements of each classification which are gathered into a shortlist. The shortlist includes a minimum of 5 nationwide finalists per classification on each country.Phase 3: Finding National Winners Public Voting As soon as the shortlist is published online, the general public voting for National Finalists opens through an online system. People can just vote one time per finalist.Phase 4: Finding Regional Winners Public Voting As Soon As the National Winners
are released online
, public voting opens through an online system. People can just vote one time per finalist.Phase 5: Finding Global Winners Public Ballot As Soon As the Regional Winners are released online, public
voting opens through an online system.
Individuals can just
vote one time per finalist.The International Startup Awards provides a yearly spotlight focus to web/tech start-ups in 25 nations around the world, with lots of more regions to come
online in the coming years. Each
award places a heavy concentrate on discovering and reward the absolute best from within their particular environments & linking each of the nations to produce
a stronger united brand name.