Call for Applications: SLINGSHOT 2020 Startup Competition


Application closes on September 7, 2020

SLINGSHOT 2020 startup competition returns for its fourth year. Regardless of where you’re from, this is an opportunity to showcase your innovative solutions and products to major investors and industry leaders!

With new challenges, comes the New Normal. This year, SPRINGSHOT is calling for entries for  5 challenge sectors, as well as the new Creating the New Normal horizontal for solutions that help businesses and society adapt in the post-COVID world.

Up to Top 500 shortlisted startups will also have the opportunity to participate in co-innovation opportunities with corporates via the co-innovation platform.

As part of SFF x SWITCH 2020 (Singapore FinTech Festival x Singapore Week of Innovation and Technology), the Top 100 Global Startups will pitch to a global audience at SLINGSHOT 2020’s Virtual Finals in December and compete for cash and grant prizes worth up to S$800,000!

SLINGSHOT Top 100 Global Startups will be invited to pitch on the global stage to over 100 corporates and investors from relevant industries.

The Final Top 10 startups will pitch again at the Grand Virtual Finals to win attractive cash prizes and grants.

Projects will be assessed based on 5 selection criteria by a panel of jury members from the 5 Challenge Sectors:

  • Technical Depth
  • Team
  • Growth Potential
  • Feasibility of Business Model
  • Differentiation & Impact of Value proposition

An average of 100 startups per sector will be pre-selected to progress to the Deepening phase. The results will be released on 12 October 2020

Challenge Sectors:

  • Digital Solutions, Consumer Products & Services
  • Health-Tech, BioTech & MedTech
  • Manufacturing, Logistics & Transportation
  • FoodTech & Agritech
  • Urban Solutions, Sustainability & Energy

More details HERE

Apply HERE




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