Applications are open for the Dubai 2018 edition of the Disrupt Startup Battlefield by Techcrunch in partnership with Area 71. The Startup Battlefield is a competition that will bring some of the world’s top early stage startups together. These startups will present their pitches to top judges in front of a vast live audience, present in person and online.
18 Jan 2018
The Battlefield winner will receive:
- The Disrupt Cup,
- $50,000 equity-free cash and
- An all-expense paid trip for two to San Francisco to compete in Battlefield at TechCrunch’s flagship event, Disrupt SF 2018.
All winners, both the grand prize winner and the three category winners, will receive offers to join the Dubai 2071 incubator programme.
Competitors will receive immense press, investor and partner attention.
Up to three founders will receive round trip economy airfare, event tickets, and three nights in a hotel in Dubai.
OTHER KEY DATES
Successful applicants will be notified: Feb 25, 2018.
United Arab Emirates
Note that while some organisers may accept applications from all around the world, you may still be required to travel to the host country in order to take part in the later stages of a competition for instance, or you may be required to live there for a period of time to take part in a funded programme (e.g. scholarship, incubator, accelerator).