We are being confronted with the consequences of climate change around the world. We are looking for solutions from green businesses, that for example stop plastic pollution, reduce food waste, or fight climate change by reducing co2 emissions.
WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU
500K cash prize for the winner.
Total of 1M combined prize money and access to the Green Challenge fund for top 5 startups.
Support to bring your service/product to the market.
6 months of expert coaching.
A trip to the Netherlands to join our finale event.
Your business solution should contribute towards a more sustainable planet.
Should be developed enough to execute.
Should be realisable as a usable product or service within the next two years.
Should preferably have integrated Cradle2Cradle principles in the designs.
Besides these criteria, the jury will also look at factors such as: communication potential, courageousness and creativity.
The deadline for applications is May 1st at 12.00 noon (UTC+1).
ANNOUNCEMENT SELECTED STARTUPS
The announcement for the 25 selected startups is done at the end of June.
The announcement of the top 5 finalists is done in the first week of September.
The 5 finalists are invited to the grand finale on October 3th in the Netherlands. Transport and accomodation costs are covered for participants.