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Challenge Cup hosted by 1776 and Revolution

We are now accepting Challenge Cup applications through 1776’s UNION network, a digital platform that offers your startup access to pitch-coaching, industry advice, and key connections with the right people to help you scale in your industry. Each applicant will receive access to UNION for the duration of their time in the competition.

One winner will be selected from each Challenge Cup Local to compete in the Global Finals at Challenge Festival. These startups will have the opportunity to share their ideas on a global stage and compete for grand prizes. At Challenge Festival, competing startups will have the opportunity to participate in mentor hours, curriculum and pitch coaching as well as make direct connections to potential funders, clients, experts, and 75 of the top startup peer-founders from around the world.

Apply below if you’re up for the Challenge.

Choose the city you want to compete in, and submit your startup!

Columbus, USA: October 13, 2017, Application Close: September 30, 2017

Denver, USA: October 13, 2017, Application Close: October 1, 2017

Lima, Peru: October 7, 2017, Application Close: September 30, 2017

Montréal, Canada: September 26, 2017

Philadelphia, USA: October 10, 2017, Application Close: September 22, 2017

Santa Barbara, USA: September 28, 2017, Application Close: September 28, 2017

Read more about the competition in the sections below, and get ready to share your vision on a global stage.

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