Apply for the ClimateLaunchpad 2020 competition and help shape a green future!


Do you have a green business idea and want to play your part in making the world a greener place? Do you live in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova, Ukraine, or any of these 55 eligible countries? Then you can take part in the ClimateLaunchpad 2020 competition for the chance of seeing your idea become a reality!

The second edition of the ClimateLaunchpad competition welcomes applications from innovators in renewable energy, energy efficiency, food and agriculture, water, transportation, industrial technology, and any other sector with an impact on climate change.

Selected participants will go through an intensive two-day boot camp and six coaching sessions to prepare for their National Finals. The top two participants from each country will get the chance to pitch their ideas at the Global Grand Final in September 2020.

Competition prizes

  • First prize – €10,000
  • Second prize – €5,000
  • Third prize – €2,500
  • The top 16 teams to perform in the final round of the Global Grand Final will get access to the EU programme ‘Climate-KIC Accelerator’.

Each country may have a different application process, so make sure you check the guidelines on eligibility, evaluation criteria and application deadline for your country!

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