Women Spark

‘Women SparkInnovation Challenge and Acceleration Bootcamp

Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) and ImpacTech, have launched ‘Women Spark’, an Innovation Challenge followed by an Acceleration Bootcamp, for female led startups from Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand, that use technology in innovative ways to tackle social and environmental challenges. 

The project will run remotely and in English









“Our mission is to provide a comfortable, supportive and inspiring environment, that will help female founders to maximize the potential of their ventures, and become a source of inspiration to others”

Kineret Karin
ImpacTech Founder

Program Partner

We would like to extend our appreciation and are proud to work with the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI).


Program Benefits

Acceleration Bootcamp

Selected ventures from all 4 countries will continue to participate in the ‘Women Spark Acceleration Bootcamp’

Personalized Mentorship

Each participant in the program will get a personal mentor and access to ImpacTech’s local and global investors, mentors, and domain experts


Prizes worth up to $30,000!

PR & Media Coverage

The program will get PR and media coverage, including posts in social media

The Challenge

We are looking for Female Led startups and innovators to submit their ideas/startups online.

Our focus is on social challenges in the  post COVID-19 era, for example:

  • Telemedicine
  • Remote education
  • Ageing population
  • Social and mental challenges
  • Population with special needs
  • Domestic violence
  • And more...

Selected ventures from all 4 countries will continue to participate in the ‘Women Spark Acceleration Bootcamp’.

The Acceleration Bootcamp

A 3 months program that consists of 10 key modules that cover all verticals of building and scaling social-tech ventures.

The founders will participate in masterclasses, workshops, and will have dedicated 1:1 mentorship to support them to be on track and maximize their startup potential.

The Women Spark program will end in a graduation event, with participants from the regional startup eco-system, industry leaders, potential investors and various guests.

Application Eligibility

  • Female led startups or innovators
  • Idea stage or existing ventures
  • Participating countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand
  • Students are welcome to apply!

Program Timeline

  • November 10th, 2020

    Applications Close
  • December, 2020

    Program Starts
  • February, 2021

    Program Ends


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