With the aim of offering training, mentoring and connections for innovative businesses in Brazil, the InovAtiva Brasil program calls for its free acceleration cycle! The impact business ecosystem has grown exponentially in Brazil. These ventures, which have social and environmental concerns in their DNA, have drawn the attention of investors, governments and acceleration programs, after all, it is expected that these initiatives will have an increasingly positive socio-environmental impact.
Held by the Ministry of Industry, Foreign Trade and Services (MDIC) and the Brazilian Micro and Small Business Support Service (SEBRAE), it is carried out by the Reference Centers for Innovative Technologies Foundation (CERTI) and mentored by Sitawi Finance for Good, the program will select 300 startups throughout the national territory.
Registration goes until February 20th and it is very important to carefully read the regulation. Check the program information and how to register here.
According to MDIC's Secretary of Innovation and New Business, Marcos Vinícius de Souza, there are several investors looking for startups with proposals aimed at solving environmental and social problems in order to solve the needs of the population that lives at the base of the social pyramid. With Inovativa de Impacto you, as an entrepreneur, can be directed towards this demand, having an extra opportunity to show your project from the perspective of social impact.
Preparing for this process is critical. The InovAtiva Brasil portal has several tips to guide those interested in participating. Learn more about impact businesses and the InovAtiva Brasil acceleration program in this link.
Also read the article 5 biggest doubts of entrepreneurs when registering their startup in InovAtiva Brasil.