#Asia Psst startups! Want a shot at pitching in Washington? Read this!


Venture fund and incubator 1776 is hosting a challenge cup which will see startups compete to win over US$1 million in prizes

Screen Shot 2016-02-25 at 7.06.17 pm_17761776 is hosting Challenge Cup Regional Singapore on March 9 at BASH — #03-01, 79 Ayer Rajah Crescent Singapore, Singapore — and you’re invited.

The Challenge Cup is a worldwide tournament for the most promising, world-changing startups to win cash prizes, make international connections, and share their vision on a global stage.

More than 30 startups will pitch their ideas to a panel of judges at Challenge Cup Regional Singapore for the chance to be one of five companies to advance to the Global Finals in June 2016.

The competing startups are the winners of Challenge Cup Local round events in Bangalore, Delhi, Mumbai, and Sydney, and represent a global reach even more extensive than that. After two days of pitching, coaching, mentor meetings, and rehearsing, the competitors will have just one chance to showcase their innovations and businesses to the judges and you.

When: March 9, 2016 at 6:00 PM
Where: BASH, #03-01, 79 Ayer Rajah Crescent Singapore, Singapore

RSVP below to join these amazing companies, mingle with the judges, and get to know 1776 at tomorrow’s event:

Register to Attend

Learn more about the Challenge Cup below and on 1776’s website here.

Each year, 1776, a global incubator and venture fund, hosts a worldwide tournament called the Challenge Cup. Together with its Startup Federation partners, Revolution, the Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN), and over 50 incubator hosts around the world, 1776 will discover the most promising, highly scalable startups that are poised to solve the major challenges of our time.

Startups advance through three rounds: Local, Regional and Global Finals. All of the regional winners and a host of wild cards will be invited to participate in the Challenge Cup Global Finals next June in Washington, D.C. There, startups will compete for over US$1 million in prizes, as well as spend time with the investors, customers, media, and other key connections that can help them succeed on a global scale.

Disclosure: This article was sponsored by 1776.

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