Start Up Energy Transition Award
There are presently no open calls for submissions.
Thank you for all the exciting and inspiring applications from all over the world! The application portal is now closed as we begin the review process.
In case you have any further questions, please write to firstname.lastname@example.org
Selection Process & Timeline
November 14th, 2017 – January 31st, 2018: Application phase
February 7th – February 21rd: Reading jury evaluation (Top-100 start-ups selected)
February – March: High-level jury evaluation (Top-18 start-ups selected)
First week of March: 18 Finalists notified
April 15th: High-level jury meeting & pitch coaching
April 16th: Finalist pitching in Berlin at Tech Festival
April 17th: Announcement of winners at Award Ceremony hosted by the Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue
April 18th: Winner’s panel discussion at BETD within the German Federal Foreign Office
What happens if you’re a finalist?
In early March, you will receive an e-mail informing you that you have been one of the three finalists chosen in your respective category. After this time, you will be requested to send us a 1 minute video which clearly demonstrates your product and the impact you are looking to have to the issue you are looking to solve, business model, team and motivation to apply for this award. If you are selected as the winner of your category, the video will be played during the Award Ceremony. In addition, the video will be used on our social media outlets to promote the finalists prior to the Tech Festival.
Weighting and grade allocation