Startups for News is an international competition that rewards the best startups bringing novel solutions to newsroom challenges. Each year, the Global Editors Network, in partnership with Journalism.co.uk, selects early-stage startups providing innovative products or services to media companies and accelerates their development through exposure, connections, and mentorship.
The aim of Startups for News is to accelerate the development of promising, early-stage media startups through worldwide exposure, networking with senior media executives, and private mentorship from the Global Editors Network’s board members.
- Your startup must offer an innovative product or services to newsroom
- It must have been founded no earlier than 2014
- It must have recived less than $1M in external funding
- Startups that have applied in the past year and have not participated in the final, at the GEN Summit, can apply again.