AccelerateHer Startup Pitch Contest: Growing Female Founded Tech Startups

The Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society is looking for female founders to grow and establish their businesses through the AccelerateHer Startup Pitch Contest!

The contest, which is a partnership between the Forum, reputable international business school INSEAD and Facebook, is open only to female founders of Asian-based early stage or seed-level tech-centred startups that have a positive impact on society.

After initial selections, finalists will attend e-learning courses about business, social media and branding strategy in August to prepare for an exciting trip to Singapore, where they will tour the local startup ecosystem, attend the Women’s Forum Asia, and compete in the final challenge at the Facebook Asia-Pacific Headquarters!

The prizes to be won include

  • Three spots in the INSEAD Open Online Programme,

  • Support from FbStart, a programme by Facebook that help startups grow their Facebook presence

  • Private social media consultations

  • An invitation to the Women’s Forum Global Meeting in Paris from 20 – 22 November where networking opportunities abound

  • Exclusive media visibility with editorial partners

For more information and application, access the Accelerate Her website before 17 June!