Step Into the Spotlight with the Startup Battlefield 200
For the first time ever, TechCrunch editorial is curating a select set of founders to feature on the show floor at TechCrunch Disrupt in person in San Francisco this October 18-20. It’s still a competition and out of thousands of applicants, 200 will be selected. From those, 20 will be selected for additional training and the opportunity to pitch on the Disrupt Stage as a Startup Battlefield Finalist company — and chance to win the $100K equity-free prize money.
Who Are We Looking For?
TechCrunch is looking for early stage startups, with a minimally viable product. Companies can hail from anywhere in the world and any industry or vertical.
Exhibit for FREE on the Disrupt Expo Floor
Startup Battlefield 200 is the only way to be featured on the TechCrunch Disrupt show floor and get in front of media, investors, & future customers for 100% free.
Access To Investors
Companies will receive access to investors present at the event with exclusive networking opportunities.
Expert Trainings & Masterclasses
Startup Battlefield 200 companies get pitch deck reviews with industry experts, trainings, masterclasses and one free year of TechCrunch+ membership.
Chance to Win $100K
Out of the 200 companies, 20 will be selected for the opportunity to pitch on the Disrupt Stage as a Startup Battlefield Finalist company — and chance to win the $100K equity-free prize money.
Time to throw your hat into the ring! Startups will be notified on a rolling basis starting June – this means your odds are greater the earlier you apply! Applications close on July 31!
Hot tip: When submitting your application, make sure the video you submit actually shows your product running with a description of the tech behind it.