Upgrade your startup: international accelerators, webinars and programs

02 August, 2022


Prosperity Cup 2022 Accelerator in Kyrgyzstan

This year there is an opportunity to take part in Prosperity Cup Kyrgyzstan 2022 and compete with other start-ups for investments starting from $10,000.

To participate in Prosperity Cup Kyrgyzstan 2022 you will need to meet the selection criteria:

— Have a well-established idea, prototype;

— At least 2 people in the team.

Prosperity Cup Kyrgyzstan is implemented as part of the Accelerate Prosperity ASIA project and is funded by the European Union and the Aga Khan Foundation. The project aims to develop entrepreneurship and improve the economic well-being of the rural population of the Kyrgyz Republic.

Deadline: 21 August 2022


Social grants for business project in Kazakhstan

From August 8, 2022 applications will be accepted for state grants for the implementation of business ideas within the National Project for Entrepreneurship Development 2021-2025.

The state grant is a grant of startup capital, which is given for launching and developing a new business. The size of the grant is 400 MCI (1,225,200 tenge). 

To take part in the competition, you must belong to the preferential category of citizens or be a youth representative. 

Deadline: 28 August 2022.



Offline blockchain conference in Nur-Sultan

Astana Nub Technopark and Tech Culture invite you to a summer conferenceE dedicated to blockchain technology.

Tech Culture is one of the leading blockchain developers in Kazakhstan, working with CIS countries, the US and Europe.

The conference will discuss the concept of web 3.0 and 2.0, the NFT trend, tokenomics for crypto-projects, arbitrage, etc.

Among speakers: Artur Sundetov, founder Gexabyte group; Kirill Morozov, CEO NFTime; Arman Konushpayev, vice-president of "BlockchainKZ", association of developers and users of blockchain technology, and others.

Where: Astana Hub, Pavilion C 4.6, Event hall, 1st floor

When: 17 August, 14.00 GMT+6



India Accelerator for EdTech, HealthTech and Social Impact stratagems

FIITJEE, India's leading educational institution, has launched the FIITJEE Accelerator Program to help founders build and scale promising companies. The programme will offer startups a structured mentoring programme and an opportunity to get funding.

Startups in the EdTech, HealthTech and Social Impact sectors can participate in the programme.

The programme, which will take place predominantly in an online format and will last for 3 months. After the initial selection, the shortlisted companies will undergo an intensive mentoring programme. After that, the startups will present their business plan at the Venture Day. The top-ranked startups will receive investment from FIITJEE.

Mentors include industry leaders D K Goel, chairman, FIITJEE Group; Partha Halder, director, FIITJEE eSchool; Udit Sawhney, CEO, myPAT.in and others.

Deadline: 26 August 2022.



Online course on attracting investment from Ask VC and IT Park Uzbekistan

On 12 August, Ask VC, with the support of IT Park, will launch a 3-week course on preparing for investment promotion. In the course you will learn how an investor analyzes startups and makes investment decisions, how to analyze your financial performance, and how to prepare documents for the deal. After you have completed the course, you will need to present your own project in English.

Format: online

When: 12 August 2022.