Applications for the FoodTech Challenge 2022 are now open. The FoodTech Challenge seeks to find the next wave of technology innovations that are on the cusp of transforming food and traditional agriculture practices, efficiently and sustainably.
Targeted at early-stage start-ups, ranging from international university-based research teams to individual entrepreneurs and small firms, the competition invites innovations related to two critical areas: ‘food production’ to address the availability and abundance of food and explore ‘next gen’, nutrient rich alternatives, and ‘food loss and waste’ to ensure sustainability across the food supply chain and the planet more broadly.
The competition is open to all participants above 18 years old. They are specifically looking for early-stage agri food tech start-ups within Food Production and Food Loss and Waste.
To be eligible to participate, your start-up should:
Applications will be evaluated based on:
To participate in the FoodTech Challenge, you will need to create an account on the competition submission portal.
After you have created an account and verified your email address, login to access the application form. You will have to provide information about your organization and proposed solution, along with short responses to several prompts, a detailed business case featuring additional company information, and a demo video of your solution.
If you would like to receive feedback prior to the Regular Submission deadline, you may opt for the Early Submission route, which entails submitting the application form alongside an executive summary by the Early Submission deadline (May 20, 2022).
Once you have provided all the required information, you can submit your application!
Lastly, It is important to visit the official website link found below to access the application form.