We’re looking for innovative start-ups that use business to solve global social or environmental challenges. Social entrepreneurs with a mission to create a better future.
Each application will be reviewed and the very best from each of the participating countries will be selected to take part in national finals. You will have the chance to pitch to a panel of business experts who will offer advice and decide which finalist has the most promise to continue to the global finals.
If you are successful at the national final, you will receive one-to-one pitch coaching and social business mentoring by experts from the Skoll Centre for Social Entrepreneurship, Oxford University.
The online voting period will be your chance to inspire people around the world with your story, and get them to support your startup with their vote. The first $200,000 of the Chivas Venture fund will be distributed amongst finalists based on the number of votes received.
This is your chance to pitch in front of a live audience of business experts, influencers and change-makers.
At this exclusive event, the Chivas Venture global panel of judges will decide where the remaining share
of the $1million fund will be awarded.
Eligible Regions: Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, Germany, Greece, Gulf, Hong Kong, Hungary, Israel, Japan, Kenya, Malaysia, Mexico, Nigeria, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, Thailand, UK, US.
How to Apply
If you have a business that can create real, positive change, then we want to hear from you! Click here to apply