In the ever-evolving world of technology and entrepreneurship, innovation knows no gender. Yet, women founders in the tech industry face numerous barriers, from investor bias to a lack of representation. In a bid to break these barriers and promote equality in tech entrepreneurship, the Aurora Tech Award was born. This annual global prize celebrates and supports women founders of tech startups, providing them with the recognition and resources they deserve.

At the heart of the Aurora Tech Award is a mission to discover the hidden gems among startups led by women. Their goal is to set new, fair standards in the venture capital landscape and to ensure that women entrepreneurs get the recognition and resources they need to succeed.

Why Should You Participate?

If you’re a woman founder with a tech startup, regardless of the industry you operate in, and you have a functional prototype or an early version of your product, the Aurora Tech Award is tailor-made for you. Here’s why you should consider participating:

1. Cash Prizes: Fuel your business growth with substantial cash prizes for the winners:

  •    First Prize: $30,000
  •    Second Prize: $20,000
  •    Third Prize: $10,000

2. Global Community: Connect with a global community of women tech entrepreneurs who share your passion and drive.

3. Amplified Visibility: Benefit from PR support as a finalist, attracting new audiences, partners, and potential investors to your startup.

4. Expert Guidance: Receive valuable feedback from Venture Capital experts and jury members to improve your startup’s chances of success.

5. Mentorship: Gain insights from inDrive’s C-level executives and industry experts through our finalist mentorship program.

6. Networking and Recognition: Expand your network and gain recognition in the startup world, opening doors to new opportunities.

Application Requirements:

To be considered for the Aurora Tech Award, your application must meet the following criteria:

– Your startup must be founded or co-founded by a woman.

– You must have a functional prototype or an early version of your product.

Mark Your Calendar:

Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity! Here’s a quick overview of their timelines:

  • September 5, 2023: Open Call Begins
  • December 1, 2023: End of Open Call
  • January 31, 2024: Shortlist Announcement
  • March 8, 2024: Award Ceremony and Winner Announcement

For further details on how to apply, follow the link below:

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