The Dutch Postcode Lottery is pleased to announce “The Postcode Lottery Green Challenge” in the field of sustainable entrepreneurship. It is one of the world’s largest competition, is open to all individual from around the world who are at least age of 18 years, and to companies, businesses, institutions, and all other organizations.
The Postcode Lottery Green Challenge is one of the world’s largest competitions People from all over the world could submit their sustainable business plans. The purpose of the program is to promote the invention of great new green products and services.
Total €10,00,000 will be awarded as the following: winner (€500,000), runner-up (€200,000), and the three other finalists (€100,000 each).
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Who May Eligible:
The contest is open to:
- To any individual from any country from the age of 18 years and,
- To companies, businesses, institutions, and all other organizations.
How to Apply & Competitions Rules:
To enter the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge, each participant must register through the website link: https://www.greenchallenge.info/register
- As this is an international competition, all entries must be submitted in English. Entries in any other language shall not be considered.
- Your plan
- should have the potential to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions by an amount you can roughly estimate
- should be developed enough to execute
- should be realizable as a usable product or service within the next two years
- should preferably have integrated Cradle2Cradle principles in the designs
- 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.
- If you have been selected as one of the finalists, you will be invited to come to Amsterdam to present your plan to the international panel of experts. Keep in mind that your presentation should be held in English as well.
Application deadline for The Postcode Lottery Green Challenge is June 1, 2018, 12:00 CEST.
If you have any doubts or if you can enter the competition with your business plan, email helpdesk-at-greenchallenge.info