Funding brief: The Liveability Challenge is a global platform to identify and accelerate the implementation of solutions to urban challenges, and the first-ever edition is searching for solutions to waste management and sustainable cooling. Finalists will have a shot at securing up to S$1 million in funding for their projects at The Liveability Challenge finale.
They’re calling on all thinkers, dreamers, innovators and problem solvers from all over the world to submit their ideas. They want you to help them unearth sustainable solutions for more liveable cities.
They’re on the hunt for innovative solutions in waste management and sustainable cooling that are already at Technology Readiness Level (TRL) 6 and above which are applicable to Singapore and other Asian cities in the region.
You’ll pitch before a panel of judges and an audience including some of Singapore’s big-name venture capitalists and investors in July at the World Cities Summit 2018.
Projects must fall under either one of two tracks, and must address at least one of the two areas listed below.
● Waste Management
Circular economy solutions
Plastic waste management
● Sustainable Cooling
Donor Name: The Liveability Challenge
Funding name: No specific fund name
Deadline: 25th, May, 2018, Singapore time
Funding details link: https://theliveabilitychallenge.org
Funding limit: Finalists of The Liveability Challenge will receive support to hone their pitches, and the most convincing and compelling projects could secure up to S$1 million in funding to speed up the journey to commercialization.
Special Notes: Please contact with the donor directly for further clarification and understanding.
Project start date: Not found
Project duration: N//A
Eligible organization: As below
● The competition is open to Singapore-based and international participants aged 18 years or over except employees of Temasek Foundation Ecosperity and Eco-Business, and close relatives and anyone otherwise connected with the organization or the judging of the competition.
Eligible Country: No country bar found (Open to all regions)
Submission mail: Not found
Other important link:
● Apply: https://eco-business.submittable.com/submit/c7758099-ec7b-4a0e-84c4-7677075425b4/the-liveability-challenge-application-form
● Guideline: https://theliveabilitychallenge.org/terms-conditions/
How to apply: Interested applicant may apply through the website (https://eco-business.submittable.com/submit/c7758099-ec7b-4a0e-84c4-7677075425b4/the-liveability-challenge-application-form).
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