About BSSC

1. Introduction

BSSC, standing for Business Startup Support Centre, was established under Decision No. 4532/QĐ-UBND of the People’s Committee of HCMC as a non-profit organization. BSSC is one of the pioneer startup support centers in Vietnam and has been active in building and growing the startup ecosystem in Vietnam, helping and supporting more than 10,000 startups and 25,000 entrepreneurs.


2. Mission – Vission

Providing practical supports for young people to do business.

  • Mission: Helping Vietnamese young people to get their business ideas off the ground.
  • Vision: Becoming a platform connecting all the factors in the ecosystem to deliver resources from individuals or organizations in Vietnam and other countries to startups and young entrepreneurs to do business in Vietnam.

3. Awards


2016: Endorsed as a pioneer in providing startup support activities comprehensively  in Ho Chi Minh City as reported by The Evidence Network (provided by Asian Development Bank)



2017: Best Accelerator Program 2017, awarded by the Startup Rice Bowl ASEAN 




2017: Social Entrepreneurship Award 2017, awarded by ASEAN Youth (the only recipient from Vietnam)


BSSC is the only organization in Vietnam offering specialized support services to young start-ups. We offer help with finance, material facilities, consultation, training, trade promotion and other services.