Wai Wai Seedstar Kathmandu calls for startups to register your startup idea.
Since 2013, Seedstars World has been the largest and most prestigious pitching competition to spot best entrepreneurs in emerging market. The competition runs with the motto, Talent is everywhere. Hence, they are in the search to find the best talents all around the world. The competition runs in 60+ emerging markets having access to 1500+ entrepreneurs, investors, incubators, corporates etc. And this time again, Seedstars World has chosen Nepal in partnership with Unlimited Technologies Pvt. Ltd. and sponsored by Wai Wai to search and identify the talents of Nepal. Seedstars World is a Switzerland based startup competition that takes place in emerging markets. They run 65+ local competitions where they identify the best seed-stage startups, give them pitch training and award the winners with an opportunity to compete in the Seedstars Summit where one of them will be crowned Seedstars World Global Winner.
You can register your startup idea at nepaliidea.com. After the ideas are evaluated and analyzed, selected Ideas get a chance to fill up the final application of Seedstars world, from which top 8 startups are called to pitch their ideas in Wai Wai Seedstars Kathmandu 2018, initiated by Unlimited Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
CRITERIA TO APPLY:
1. The startup must be less than 2 years
2. If the startup has received external funding, it can only be up to US$500 K
3. The startup must have demonstrable product or service (Minimum Viable Product)
4. The startup needs to be scalable or have the potential to reach the scalability
Language: English or provide a translator
Rule for Pitch: 5 minutes to pitch your idea in front of the audience and another 5 minutes to answer to questions from the judging panel.
1. Equity Investment
2. Coverage and Prestige
3. Partnership and Family
4. Learn and Grow
Deadline: 24th September 2018
For detail information and Application form, click on the provided link.