Is your company solving some of the world’s biggest challenges? EWC wants to hear from you. Applications are now open. Since 2019, The 2024 Entrepreneurship World Cup (EWC) has become one of the biggest and most diverse startup pitch competitions and support programs of its kind, featuring more than 370,000 entrepreneurs from over 200 countries and territories while offering winners life-changing prizes.
EWC has awarded $4 million in cash prizes and $150 million in in-kind prizes and provided opportunities for entrepreneurs to reach the next stage in their company’s journey.
EWC is more than just a competition, though. Hundreds of coaching and training hours have been delivered, along with high-value entrepreneurship programs tailored to all three participating stages in the World Cup. The network you build throughout this journey offer invaluable guidance and support to catapult your company toward its growth objectives. Our alumni, whether they are cash-prize winners or members of our select cohorts, have gone on to continue doing amazing things to make the world a better place with innovative solutions to their community’s most pressing needs.
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Global Finals Cash Prizes: Early Stage: The top five (5) Early Stage finalists receive cash prizes. •
Global Finals Cash Prizes: Idea Stage. The top two (2) Idea Stage finalists receive cash prizes.
Global Finals Cash Prizes: Growth Stage: The top three (3) Growth Stage finalists receive cash prizes!
Global Finals Cash Prizes: Sector: Finalists from all three stages – Idea, Early and Growth – in the sectors below compete for the following cash prizes.
Championing longer, healthier lives by tackling prevalent medical challenges, ensuring fair access to digital healthcare and pioneering biotech solutions for a healthier world.
Fostering innovation in digital technologies, shaping the future of urban living, and constructing human-centered, environmentally friendly smart cities. Exploring deep sea resources and establishing a global presence in the frontier of space exploration.
Spearheading alternative energy production such as green hydrogen, solar and wind power. Driving the industrial sector towards cutting edge, high value industries and fostering competitive sustainable development in the mining sector
Leading the wav in global environmental preservation and meeting fundamental requirements for water, food, and sustainable energy. Pioneering eco friendly water technologies, sustainable food production, increased green spaces and cost effective electricity generation.
EWC is more than just a global pitch competition but it’s still a competition, and yes, there are prizes life-changing prizes. More than USD $1 million totaling prizes in addition to investment opportunities.
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