Startup Battlefield 200

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Applications Close June 10

Top-tier expert judges. World-renowned past winners. Free and open participation. The world’s top early stage startups together on one stage to compete for equity free prize money, and the attention of media and investors world wide.

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What is Startup Battlefield 200?

TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield 200 is the world’s preeminent startup competition. Startup Battlefield 200 showcases the top 200 startups from around the globe, across multiple industries at TechCrunch Disrupt 2024 in San Francisco on October 28-30. All 200 companies go through training, have access to masterclasses, private receptions, communities and investor meet and greets. Of the 200, the top 20 are selected to the final round to pitch on the Disrupt Stage. Companies compete for $100K equity-free prize and a chance to win the Disrupt Cup. It’s important to note that TechCrunch takes no fees or equity from Startups for applying and participating in Startup Battlefield. Companies that launched on our stage include Vurb, Trello, Mint, Dropbox, Yammer, Tripit, Redbeacon, Qwiki, Getaround, and Soluto.


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