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Venture Cafe Providence Offers Local Entrepreneurs a Chance to Win $1 Million Investment at Startup World Cup 

June 3, 2024

Entrepreneurs interested in participating can find more information and submit their applications through the official Startup World Cup website. The deadline for submissions is July 31st.

Venture Cafe Providence Offers Local Entrepreneurs a Chance to Win $1 Million Investment at Startup World Cup 

Applications are now open; submissions deadline is July 31

Providence, RIVenture Cafe Providence is thrilled to announce its selection as one of the 50+ regional hosts for the prestigious Startup World Cup, an annual global pitch competition powered by Pegasus Tech Ventures. This exciting event will take place on September 5th, providing a unique opportunity for local entrepreneurs to compete for a chance to secure a $1,000,000 investment.

Startup World Cup is renowned as the largest global startup conference and pitch competition, with regional contests held in over 50 regions across six continents. Winners from these regional events will advance to the Semi-Final and Grand Finale in San Francisco in October, where the ultimate champion will be awarded a $1,000,000 investment prize.

Event Details:

  • Host: Venture Cafe Providence
  • Date: September 5, 2024
  • Location: Providence, RI
  • Application Deadline: July 31, 2024
  • Grand Finale: October, San Francisco

Startup World Cup serves as a launchpad for startups to showcase their innovative solutions and gain significant exposure on a global stage. The competition attracts top-tier startups, investors, and industry leaders, making it a cornerstone event in the entrepreneurial ecosystem.

“We are incredibly proud to bring the Startup World Cup regional competition to Providence,” said Reilly Kons, Director of Venture Cafe Providence. “This event underscores our commitment to fostering innovation and supporting the entrepreneurial community in Rhode Island. We encourage all local startups to apply and seize this incredible opportunity.”

This mission of Startup World Cup aligns perfectly with Venture Cafe’s dedication to connecting the innovation ecosystem and providing opportunities for entrepreneurs in the communities we serve. By hosting the Startup World Cup, Venture Cafe Providence is facilitating crucial connections between local startups and global investors, mentors, and industry experts, thereby strengthening the support network that is essential for entrepreneurial success.

Apply Now: Entrepreneurs interested in participating can find more information and submit their applications through the official Startup World Cup website: Startup World Cup Providence. The deadline for submissions is July 31st.

Get Involved: Does your organization support innovation and entrepreneurs in Rhode Island? Reach out to Reilly at reilly@venturecafeprovidence.org to learn about sponsorship opportunities that will help support the mission of Venture Cafe Providence. 

For further updates and details, follow Venture Cafe Providence LinkedIn.

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