Launch Start-up Award (LSA) is an initiative by Launch Namibia. The awards are there to present a prize at a national level to the most outstanding startup of the year. The prestigious award recognizes Namibia’s most creative, innovative and ambitious new business. LSA is there to push the countries agenda on entrepreneurship and leadership. Through the startup awards, Launch strives to engage with startups and investors, identify the deserving startups and celebrate the ambition and skills of some of Namibia’s best known entrepreneurs and investors who have built and mentored the countries fastest growing startups.
For the year 2019, the award will be a single award to the Best Startup of the Year. In 2020 there will be about 8 or more categories open to companies that commenced trading in less than 3 years ago. The award categories are Startup of the year; Best Agribusiness startup; Best Social enterprise startup; Best tech startup; Most innovative Startup; Best Co-Working Space; Best Incubation and Best healthtech Startup.
The nominations for the Startup of the Year 2019 are open NOW! Please nominate a startup business that you feel is both innovative and impactful by filling in the nomination form below. Nominations end 22 September 2019. The award date to be announced: