This a call to all aspiring cleantech Innovators to take your idea to the world stage. Whether you are in the prototype stage or your idea is still scribbled at the back of a napkin, The Climate Launchpad Green Business Competition challenges you to not only be part of a world-changing movement but to leave your mark on thousands of lives and play your role in tackling climate change.
Since 2014 this dynamic competition has been a constant platform for innovation and global success for cleantech startups. Across the world, past winners and participants of the competition have continued to excel to greater entrepreneurship heights, from energy saving to fashion to biomass glues, the scope is endless. With the competition manifesting into a rising international movement and powerful network, this is the time to not only be part of the change but to also represent Mauritius at the forefront of the fight against climate change.
Application deadline: Sunday 9th June 2019
Round 1: National Boot Camp
Craft a world-class business plan to jumpstart your idea under the guidance of national industry professionals during an exhilarating 2 day Bootcamp. Practice the art of bringing about your solution to the real world, to real people.
Round 2: Intensive Coaching and Training
Strengthen your pitch, value proposition, and business model through a series of thought-provoking coaching sessions. These will be lead by business coaches aimed at teaching you valuable lifelong lessons on the ins and outs of jump starting your business.
Round 3: National Competition
Face-off with other local innovations in front of a jury for the chance to represent Mauritius in the Grand Finale.
This will be your chance to tell your story and battle your way to global impact on the European stage to leading investors and entrepreneurs. Compete for the ultimate prize money of € 10,000.
1. Visit the Climate LaunchPad website.
2. Click "Apply Now" and fill out the required fields.
3. Submit your application by 9th June 2019 and be a changemaker in a green future.
You have attracted no more that EU 200, 000 in investment.
You have not yet started a business or your company has been incorporated for less than a year
You have not yet sold products, solutions or prototypes on commercial term
For more information and to feed your interest we invite you to join the conversation on Facebook (Climate LaunchPad Mauritius) and Twitter.