Watch our video for advice on applying to The Postcode Lotteries Green Challenge

€500,000 green innovation prize closes next week

Craig Burnett

Senior Communications Officer

Entries to the Postcode
Lotteries Green Challenge
, one of the largest sustainable entrepreneurship
competitions in the world, close at midday on May 1. The contest is open to
established companies and those just starting out – but the judges are looking
for ideas that could scale up to make a global impact.

Our new
webinar video
features guidance and information to boost your application –
covering everything from judging criteria to financial questions.

What is the Green Challenge?

Green start-ups from all over the world can submit their
promising sustainable business plans. The winner will receive €500,000 to
further develop the product or service, and to bring it to market. The
runner-up will receive €200,000 and the three other finalists receive €100,000
each. An international jury selects the winner and runner-up. In addition to
the prize money, all finalists will receive over six months of expert coaching
to optimise their business opportunities.

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