The She Loves Tech Global Startup Competition is open for application to support early-stage women-led and women-impact startups. She Loves Tech works with startups to take their business to the next level. If you are shortlisted, they work closely with you, providing mentorship and/or workshops to prepare for your final pitch.
She Loves Tech include an acceleration programme, resource matching and global pitch competition, and is seeking to close the funding gap for women and provide them with investments through its network of world-class investors.
Details About the She Loves Tech Global Startup Competition
The Competition is hosted in over 70 countries, across 6 continents, giving startups a lifetime opportunity to grow beyond limit. She Loves Tech is the world’s largest acceleration platform for women and technology. They are building a global ecosystem to facilitate greater visibility, funding opportunities, and community among women in technology to catalyse USD 1 Billion in funding for women by 2030.
At the Global Finals, the week-long bootcamp is specially curated to provide you with mentorship, training and access to their network of top investors and influencers from the tech community.
Eligibility Criteria for the She Loves Tech Global Startup Competition
- They are looking for early stage technology startups who are seeking seed, angel or A round funding (under US$5M) with at least a minimum viable product or working prototype (past ideation stage).
- You also must have a technology startup fulfilling ONE of the following gender lens:
- Female founder
- Majority female users
- Majority female consumers
- Technology impacting women positively
Benefits of the Award
- Over $500,000 worth of prizes will be made available to successful winners of the competition.
- Funding, resources, and visibility, including $100,000 direct investments will be received from She Loves Tech.
- $15,000 Cash Prize from Teja Ventures.
- $10,000 Cash Prize from ADB Ventures.
- Special media coverage.
- Mentorship from the best of the best.
- Fast track access to programmes and resources.
- In-house advisory services.
- Unparalleled global community of founders and investors.
How to Apply
After creating a profile, you will be able to apply for the She Loves Tech Global Startup Competition 2022.
The following deadlines apply to the specific region:
- August 14: Singapore, Brunei, Indonesia
- August 21: Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand-Vietnam-Cambodia, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Central Asia
- September 1: India, Pakistan, Japan, South Korea, China-Mainland, China- Hongkong & Macau, Mongolia, Israel
- September 12: Turkey, Australia, Middle East, Western Europe, Nordics, South Europe, Baltics – Central & Eastern European, United Kingdom, Africa, Latin America, North America
Application Deadline: 12th September 2022