Extreme Tech Challenge

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  • LOCATION ONLINE
  • PRIZE POOL $10,000,000
  • DATE May 16, 2019 - Mar 30, 2020 23:59 CDT

Extreme Tech Challenge

About the challenge

If you have any idea on how to solve problems that our planet and humanity are facing, then you are welcome to join the Extreme Tech Challenge! This competition brings together: startups, businesses, non-governmental organizations, and world leaders. The 3 winners will get prizes up to $1,000,000 and the Top 10 global finalists have a chance to receive a potential investment of up to $10,000,000. Don't miss this opportunity and register until October 30th, 2020!


You should provide a product or service which is based on a new technology or an innovative application of an existing technology. The judges will take into account: quality, ability to address the corresponding U.N. Sustainability Development Goals, and long-term viability. You will be asked to submit a 5-minute “elevator-pitch” video as part of your application. Top 10 finalists will be selected for receiving potential investment from venture capital firms. Also, 3 main winners of this competition will get prizes of $1,000,000, $250,000, and $100,000 respectively.


To apply go to the Extreme Tech Challenge official website.


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