Free State Development Corporation

FDC & TIA Seed Funding

The Free State Development Corporation in partnership with Technology Innovation Agency have established a Seed Fund programme to assist entrepreneurs in the Free State Province. The aim of the fund is to make funding available to potential, emerging and established entrepreneurs with innovative ideas and technologies in order to advance them to become marketplace solutions in the near future.

The purpose of funding includes but is not limited to the following: bridging finance, certification, new technology development, design development, final market development, market testing and prototyping/ piloting, start up support on project development to achieve agreed upon set of milestones, etc.

For more info, contact Mr. Peterson Molukanelo on Tel: 016 976 8944 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

FDC Head Office

33 Kellner Street

Tel: 051 4000 800
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Fast Facts

  • Capital: Bloemfontein
  • Languages: 64.4% Sesotho
    Languages: 11.9% Afrikaans, 9.1% isiXhosa
  • Population density: 23 people per km²
  • Area 129, 480 km²
  • Share of total SA area 10.6%

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