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. Our cohorts have collectively raised over $25 million.

Women Startup Challenge Europe 

October 25, 2018, cohosted by the Office of the Paris Mayor, Anne Hidalgo

The seventh Women Startup Challenge showcased and funded innovative women-led startups from across Europe that are solving problems for people, businesses, and the planet. Ten women founders pitched investors in Paris for $60,000, including a $25,000 prize by Mozilla.

Meet the Finalists

Previous Startup Challenges

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