Scottish Tech Startup Awards 2019

Tech for Good Award

This award recognises a company whose product confronts hard problems facing our planet and society. From tackling inequality to fighting climate change, we’re looking for companies making creative and innovative use of technology to truly make the world a better place.

WHAT THE JUDGES ARE LOOKING FOR:

  • Social or environmental impact (50%): does the company’s vision suggest a compelling and effective attempt to tackle major problems facing our planet and society? Does the vision align well with one or more of the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals?

  • Creative & technical excellence (25%): is the company creating novel technology, and articulating a clear and distinct product vision to help achieve its goals?

  • Market impact (25%): can the company demonstrate adoption of and impact from its product in the market (whether B2B or B2C)?

WHO’S ELIGIBLE:

Technology businesses or nonprofit organisations that are headquartered in Scotland

NOMINATIONS ARE NOW OPEN! THE FINALISTS WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON Monday 21 OCTOBER.

Last year’s winner