Looking for an international breakthrough or a global networking system? The SLINGSHOT@SWITCH Startup Challenge is back for its 2nd edition in Singapore from the 17th to 19th of September 2018, and applications are open for Cambodian Startups.

Any international startup with a captivating business idea can apply under any of these eight categories:

  1. Manufacturing, Logistics & Transportation

  2. Urban Solutions & Sustainability

  3. BioTech & MedTech

  4. FinTech & InsurTech

  5. Media & Advertising

  6. Retail

  7. Consumer Products & Services

  8. FoodTech/AgriTech

The competition is broken down into four phases,

Phase 1 – Applicants will be shortlisted by a panel of experts and the most promising startups will receive confirmation by the 6th of August 2018.

Phase 2 – Shortlisted applicants will have to film a 3-minute video presentation introducing their startup and its concept.

Phase 3 – All qualifying Top 60 applicants will be invited to attend SLINGSHOT@SWITCH in Singapore, and give a 2-minute pitch in front of a panel of judges. Only the Top 30 startups will be selected for the Grand Finals on the 19th of September.

Phase 4 – Top 30 startups will each give a 5-minute pitch, and vie for the Top 3 spots.

Qualifying applicants will receive a SGD 300 cash prize and a mentor match opportunity to find the perfect mentor for you startup. Meet and interact with startups from all over the world and build lasting connections at SLINGSHOT@SWITCH. Participants also stand the chance of winning the grand prizes of:

Winner – SGD 200,000

1st Runner-Up – SGD 150,000

2nd Runner-Up – SGD 100,000

What are you waiting for? Don’t miss your opportunity and sign up now.