The 2018 TechCrunch Startup Battlefield MENA is TechCrunch’s inaugural startup competition in the Middle East and North Africa.
21 Jul 2018
- Exposure that comes from pitching to the global TechCrunch audience as well as the live audience of distinguished technologists, entrepreneurs and investors in Beirut.
- The overall winner will receive US$25,000 in no-equity cash plus an all-expense paid trip for two to compete in Startup Battlefield at TechCrunch’s flagship event, Disrupt 2019.
OTHER KEY DATES
August 31, 2018: Finalists will be notified.
October 2, 2018: In-person rehearsal will be taking place.
October 3, 2018: The inaugural Startup Battlefield competition MENA will be taking place in Beirut.
Algeria Armenia Bahrain Egypt, Arab Rep. Georgia Iran, Islamic Rep. Iraq Israel Jordan Kuwait Lebanon Libya Mauritania Morocco Oman OccupiedPalestinianTerritory Qatar Saudi Arabia Syrian Arab Republic Tunisia Turkey United Arab Emirates Yemen, Rep.
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).
Credit: TechCrunch Disrupt Startup Battlefield MENA 2018