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Covid19 Startup Resource Centre

Updated daily, with real-world funding, resources, and support for small business owners adapting to the impacts of coronavirus.


Startup Mzansi is offering R10,000 grants being distributed immediately to small business owners impacted by coronavirus, as part of our broader mission to ensure access to finance. In addition to funding, grant recipients will receive ongoing support from the Startup Mzansi and StartupApp community.

Funding and Support Generously Provided by:

50+ Financial Support Resources for your Business

From corporate funds to government grants, we’ve compiled financing opportunities to help your business when funds are particularly tight.

Disaster Recovery Loans

Corporate Emergency Funds

Local, Provincial and National Government Aid

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Post questions, offer advice, and share resources with thousands of entrepreneurs navigating these uncertain times alongside you. By sharing what you need, we can connect our network and help you grow.

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Stay Up-to-Date with the Latest Government and Policy Information


Having credible information is instrumental in making sound decisions with regard to your business. Click for a robust list of current information and assistance programs, including real-time policy updates from the SA Coronavirus Portal.