THRIVE Global Initiative
EUROPE CHALLENGE
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October 7th, 2021

Submit your application for THRIVE Europe Challenge

Register to attend THRIVE EUROPE Challenge

Supporting Partners
What is it?

The THRIVE Europe Challenge solves problems of the European agrifood industry, accelerates the development of the ecosystem, and selects the best startups and scaleups for investment and global recognition. The Challenge is  closely aligned with the European Green Deal which seeks to make Europe the first climate-neutral continent by 2050 while doubling down on achieving the UN SDG’s. The Green Deal’s Farm to Fork Strategy will be central to achieving these goals. If you are an innovative European startup  leaving a positive impact on the environment and society, we want to hear from you.
Register your interest to compete in the THRIVE Europe Challenge here. We will notify you when applications open.

SELECTION cRITERIA
Startups should be Seed to Series A with technologies focused in the following areas
Winning Company receives

The winner will receive the THRIVE Europe Challenge Award and advance to the finals of the Global THRIVE Accelerator Program with an opportunity to be selected for the THRIVE VIII Cohort in Silicon Valley, CA.

Benefits for Entrepreneurs
Timeline
MARCH 18, 2021
MAY 3, 2021
July 2, 2021
AUGUST 2021
OCTOBER 7, 2021
Register Interest to Compete
Applications Open
Applications Close
Finalists Selected
Pitch Challenge
How to engage

Headline Partner

Headline Partners are looking to be the key sponsors and supporters of the Challenge—spotlighting early-stage startups that solve local or global agrifood tech challenges while getting visibility from the global innovation ecosystem.

Challenge Partner

Challenge Partners are looking to support the regional challenge, highlight the best startups in the region, and collaborate with key innovation leaders in the agrifood space.

Startup Partner

Startup Partners are interested in supporting the challenge winner while getting visibility in the region and globally through our community of over 18k startups, scaleups, corporations, and investors in agrifood tech.

Co-marketing Partner

Co-Marketing Partners have an extensive network of agrifood innovators in the region and are interested in getting visibility within our community of over 18k startups, scaleups, corporations, and investors in agrifood tech, while supporting the communication of the Challenge.

Apply to the THRIVE Europe Challenge