The competition is completely free of charge and provides Boot Camp training, expert mentoring and pitching opportunities at a local, national and global level to help people with a green or clean-tech business idea to transform their idea into a real sustainable business.
What can I win?
A $50,000 development grant will be provided by Humanitech to a ClimateLaunchpad national finalist team that solves a problem caused by climate through the use of emerging technology. The grant will support the team to pilot their concept in the Australian Red Cross operations, along with other partners in the humanitarian sector. Other acceleration and mentoring pathways and opportunities will be provided through the Climate-KIC Australia partner network. The top three teams nationally will pitch their idea at the South-East-Asian and Global Grand Final.
What happens with my idea?
Your idea stays yours. 100%. We just help you train, compete & launch.
The program is free of charge.
Who can apply?
The competition is open to all Australian residents – whether their idea is on the back of a napkin or a fully-fledged start-up. Applications are accepted from all across Australia. The program is designed to even suit the busiest entrepreneur. The program will be delivered partly online and in person. Check the eligibility criteria here.