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Applications Open for $50,000 MegaWatt Ventures Competition
By Carol Lunn (on 1/12/2016 @ 11:41:50, in Funding Opportunities, read 1093 times)
Applications are now being accepted for the 2016 MegaWatt Ventures competition. Apply today with your cleantech idea or startup!

MegaWatt Ventures is an annual business competition for university teams and other early-stage startups to compete for $50,000 to launch and grow their cleantech innovations into a successful business.

For more program requirements and restrictions visit our website here: http://megawattventures.com/competition/participant-expectations/

Participating teams will receive the following benefits:

The grand prize winner receives $50,000 to fund the launch and growth of their cleantech startup company

The top 10 finalist teams participate in a virtual training program geared for cleantech entrepreneurs

The top 3 finalists of the MegaWatt Ventures pitch competition are invited to compete for an additional $50,000 through the national competition sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy

Event attendees receive one-on-one networking opportunities with industry leaders, venture capitalists, angel investors, technology scouts, experienced entrepreneurs and mentors, and others in the cleantech community

All applicants receive application assistance from the MegaWatt Ventures team All questions can be directed to: dayle@megawattventures.com.

Informational Webinars

Sign up for one of our upcoming webinars to learn about application requirements, timeline, event details and ask us questions:

January 14, 2016 1:00-2:00 PM EST

January 18, 2016 3:00-4:00 PM EST

January 21, 2016 10:00-11:00 AM EST

Register here!