Apply: 1776 Challenge Cup – Win $175,000


Are you a startup with big ambitions to solve a meaningful problem for our world? From teachers to transportation or food to finance, we want to help. We’ll share pitch-coaching, industry advice, and connect you with the right people to scale in your industry, and there’s $175,000 in cash and over $1,000,000 in potential investments.


Your startup must be working within one of the 1776 core industries:

  • Education,
  • Energy,
  • Food,
  • Health,
  • Money,
  • Security,
  • Transportation

Your startup must be a for-profit business.

Your business must be a scalable product or service and in-market. (MVP or pilots are fine, but must fundamentally be beyond “idea stage”).

Your startup must be under $2.5MM USD in venture funding at time of application.

Your startup must have less than 2.5MM USD in revenue booked to date.
No proof of regional affiliation needed. (If you’re in Miami, but want to compete in Dublin, go for it).

Apply here: 1776 Challenge Cup 











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