Are you a tech startup interested in scaling your business? Apply for the SLINGSHOT 2023 Competition before 16 July 2023

SLINGSHOT 2023, a tech startup pitch competition powered by STARTUP SG, invites applicants for its  2023 edition. The program is a unique opportunity for deep tech startups to accelerate their growth and gain exposure in the global market. Through SLINGSHOT 2023, 50 selected startups will have a chance to be immersed in Asia’s leading startup community and win cash prizes. Successful applicants will also receive the following benefits:

  • Pitching Workshops: Participants will attend workshops led by industry experts to learn how to craft compelling pitches and effectively communicate their value proposition.
  • Mentorship: Participants will be paired with experienced mentors who will provide guidance and support throughout the competition, helping startups refine their business strategies and navigate the challenges of the deep tech industry.
  • Networking Opportunities: SLINGSHOT 2023 will facilitate networking events, allowing startups to connect with potential investors, partners, and customers, as well as learn from the experiences of other deep tech entrepreneurs.
  • Exposure: The competition provides a platform for startups to showcase their innovative solutions to a global audience, increasing their visibility and credibility in the deep tech industry.
  • Funding Opportunities: Winners of SLINGSHOT 2023 will receive cash prizes and potential investment opportunities from venture capital firms and angel investors.
  • Business Support: Startups will have access to resources and support services, such as legal advice, market research, and office space, to help them scale their businesses.
  • Knowledge Sharing: Participants will gain valuable insights and learn best practices from industry experts, mentors, and fellow entrepreneurs.

Interested participants should meet the following  criteria to apply:

  • Focus on Deep Tech: Startups must be developing innovative solutions in the deep tech industry, such as artificial intelligence, robotics, biotechnology, or advanced materials
  • Early-Stage: The competition is open to startups in the pre-seed, seed, or Series A funding stages
  • Traction: Startups should demonstrate traction in their target market, such as having a minimum viable product, customer validation, or early revenue.
  • Team: Startups must have a dedicated and skilled team with the necessary expertise to execute their business plan.
  • Commitment: Participants must be committed to attending the training program and actively engaging in the competition.

To apply for the program, visit: SLINGSHOT 2023 Application