Calling for applications: Join the next BioCiTi cohort!

Do you have a concept, product, or service that needs assistance to get to the market? Is your idea or business responding to the Bioeconomy sector? Then BioCiTi is the technology and business incubator to help transition these ideas to commercial realities.

BioCiTi, established by CiTi in 2019, is a specialised biotech incubator that provides entrepreneurs with a platform where science, business, and investment can come together.

At BioCiTi, we help produce industries of the future in South Africa by creating a bridge between research and commercialisation of ideas based on the application of technology to borad biological sciences.

BioCiTi is accepting applications from post-revenue start-ups and SMMEs for its next cohort. BioCiTi will provide selected businesses with bespoke business, financial and technical mentorship and provide access to the BioCiTi ecosystem and networks. BioCiTi’s shared laboratory with world-class equipment and co-working space is available on a rental basis to interested businesses.

Since inception, BioCiTi has supported businesses in its incubation program that have collectively realised revenue growth of over R29 million. Join us and let us grow your revenue and help you create sustainable jobs.

Biotechnology includes industrial biotech, agritech, health, biological waste valorisation, bioenergy, pharma, and others. All sectors are encouraged to apply!

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