Women Startup Challenges

Women Startup ChallengeWomen Who Tech is on a mission to fund women-led startups. Through our Women Startup Challenges, which have been held in Washington, D.C. at 1776, New York at Microsoft and Google, San Francisco at LinkedIn, and London at City Hall, we have brought together the best early-stage, women-led startups using tech to rapidly scale and innovate. What’s next?

Emerging Technologies

March 6, 2018

Meet the 10 finalists for the Women Startup Challenge: Emerging Tech, one of the largest pitch competitions to showcase and fund early-stage, women-led technology startups focused on Augmented Reality, Blockchain, IoT, Space and Robotics, Transportation, Biotech, Virtual Reality, Energy, and Agriculture Tech.

Aimed at closing the gender gap in the tech sector, the startup challenge will feature 10 finalists pitching their emerging tech ventures before a panel of prominent investors including Nisha Dua, Partner at BBG Ventures, Rebecca Kaden, Partner at Union Square Ventures, Iana Dimkova, Director on Healthcare Investing Team at GE Ventures, and Hoolie Tejwani, Vice President at Obvious Ventures.

The Women Startup Challenge will take place March 6, 2018 at Google’s New York Campus. Reserve your free tickets today.

The grand prize winner will receive $50,000 as a cash grant for their startup. In addition all 10 finalists will receive pitch coaching and participate in our mentoring day with top investors and more.

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Women Who Tech is supported by Craig Newmark, founder of craigslist and Craig Newmark Philanthropies, Google, Blanc & Otus, Rad Campaign, and Invisu.



Previous Startup Challenges

Women Who Tech has hosted five previous Women Startup Challenges, connecting women-led startups with more than $1 million in prizes, crowdfunded dollars, and investments.