Call for Innovative Medical Device Startups

"Driving sustainable, social and market-based innovations across Africa"

Villgro Africa, an impact investor and early stage business incubator that supports startups innovating for Low and Middle Income Communities, is calling on Innovative Medtech Device Startups based in Africa to apply for funding of $20,000 and incubation.

Eligibility: The innovation must be either

  1. Tech-enabled

  2. IoMT

  3. Level I & II Medical Device/Diagnostic

Successful applicants will also receive business development expertise and access to further investment opportunities. 

We have a preference for scalable and sustainable models led by a multidisciplinary team with a minimum viable product.

To apply visit  and fill in the application form. We welcome referrals from organizations that have worked with or know a startup that is a good fit.


February 24, 2021
Program dates Feb 19 - Mar 15, 2021
OrganizerVillgro Africa
Website Visit website
Targets Africa
Sectors Healthcare
SDG (4)
3. Good Health and Well-being, 5. Gender Equality, 8. Decent Work and Economic Growth, 9. Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure