PROCESS & PRIZES
Score as a Top 10 Finalist
An evaluation committee made up of top VC’s and Accelerators will choose the top 10 startups that get the opportunity to compete in the regional competition.
Battle in the Regional Competitions
Regional Top 10 Finalists
Opportunity to pitch onstage to VC’s at GMIC
Accepted to Google Developers Launchpad Program
Complimentary demo booth at a local G-startup
Complimentary GMIC passes for your team
Select Regional Winners
$50,000 investment prize
1 Year G-Network Membership
3 Day Mentorship Bootcamp at Google’s headquarters
Complimentary trip to Silicon Valley (up to $1000 flight + 3 nights hotel) to pitch at the Global Final Competition
Global Final Competition
Grand Prize Winner
Additional $250,000 investment ($300,000 total)
Speaking opportunities at GMIC 2018
The series starts November 2016 in Bangalore and ends September 2017 in Silicon Valley.
G-Startup judges are world leading venture capitalists and tech leaders.
CEO & Founder
Nothing shows what is possible like our amazing alumni.
Competed 2010 – Raised $157 Million
Won “Most Innovative App” in 2013 – $35 Billion Valuation
Competed Beijing 2010 – Acquired by Apple in 2010
Won Silicon Valley 2014 – Raised $12.8 Million from August Capital
Won Silicon Valley 2015 – Raised $3.25 Million Seed from Lightspeed Venture Partners
Won Bangalore 2015 – Raised $1 Million Seed from NEA
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Why Apply to G-Startup Worldwide?
Promote Your Startup
Build Your Global Network
Acquire Early Adopters
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