ABOUT THE SAB FOUNDATION
The SAB Foundation supports and invests in entrepreneurs
and social innovation with a priority in benefitting women
and youth, people in rural areas and people with disability.
The SAB Foundation is especially keen to create
opportunities for disabled entrepreneurs and innovators,
who are strongly encouraged to apply.
• The Social Innovation Awards. Is aimed at
enterprises with prototypes or early stage businesses that
can solve a social problem
• The Social Innovation Disability Empowerment
Award. Is aimed at innovators/social entrepreneurs/
institutions/social enterprises whose innovations focus
on providing solutions for people with disabilities
Awards ranges from*:
R150 000 – R1 200 000 *Subject to change
In addition to the prize money detailed above, the
awardees are also assessed on a case-by-case basis and
put on a tailored programme with a specially selected
business mentor as well as a technical expert.
This programme is flexible and is adjusted to the needs
of each awardee, as mutually agreed by both awardee