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Prize in AgriTech from the Milken Institute and Motsepe Foundation
The Milken-Motsepe Prize in AgriTech is a global competition for innovative solutions to increase economic value to farmers, from seed to sale. Registration is free and open to anyone, with a US$1 million grand prize available for the winning team, and US$1 million in additional prizes. First, teams submit their design and business model. An independent panel of expert judges will select up to 25 teams to receive US$10 thousand each. In the finalist round, teams develop their prototypes and conduct field tests on small and medium-sized farms in Africa. To compete, agritech solutions have to be registered by 08 December 2021.
Opportunity Information
Global
Research grant


Prize (https://milkenmotsepeprize.org/agritech-prize/)
Detailed Opportunity Information


Anyone is eligible to register regardless of age, geographic location*, or any other factor. If someone has a great idea, they can participate. Minors will require someone of the majority age to sign legal documents on the team’s behalf.
To begin the process of competing, individuals will register on the prize portal and create a member profile using their name and email address. When individuals are ready to register a team, they will update their profile in the portal as a team leader and provide their team name, team avatar, countries represented by their team, and a brief description of their team. Teams do not need to list individual team members. Each team must be registered by a team leader. The team leader must be age of majority and will be responsible for maintaining a roster of all team members and for their ongoing compliance with the Competition Rules and Competitor Agreement.


2021-12-08
Active

Linkages to CBD Initiatives
1. Awareness of biodiversity values
2. Integration of biodiversity values
4. Use of natural resources
9. Invasive Alien Species
12. Preventing extinctions
13. Agricultural biodiversity
19. Biodiversity knowledge
Agricultural Biodiversity
Dry and Sub-Humid Lands
Scientific and Technical Cooperation
Climate Change and Biodiversity
Contact Person
Pending Approval
Milken-Motsepe Prize Milken-Motsepe Prize
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Milken-Motsepe Prize
730 15th St NW
Washington, DC
20005, United States of America

: mmprize@milkeninstitute.org
: +1 202.336.8900 |
Primary Organization
Pending Approval
Milken-Motsepe Prize (MMP)
730 15th St NW
Washington, DC
20005, United States of America

: mmprize@milkeninstitute.org
: +1 202.336.8900 |

: +202.336.8902 |

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