The Growth Accelerator (GA) Malawi is inviting expression of interest (EOI) from private for profit youth-led high-impact post-revenue registered businesses in Malawi to join either Cohort 7, General Window or Cohort 8, Agriculture Special Window. The two windows are competitive and transparent technical assistance, mentorship and matching grant opportunities for ventures.

The GA is a private sector development business acceleration programme managed by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) with funding support from development partners. The programme is targeted at investing in business growth plans for ambitious youth-led enterprises in Malawi. The GA provides Mentorship, Technical Assistance and co-financing up to USD$ 40,000 through a 12-months business acceleration programme.

Round 7 is a broad Entrepreneurship Challenge with no sectoral focus supported by the German Development Cooperation, through KfW German Development Bank; Round 8 is an Agriculture Entrepreneurship Challenge, supported by the Royal Norwegian Embassy.

Are you a young entrepreneur with appetite for growth? Do you have a product/service on the market? Please express your interest to join either cohort 7 or cohort 8 of the GA by downloading and filling in the application forms available on

For more, contact Wisdom Chimgwede on