Apply for Dutch Postcode Lottery Green Challenge 2016! A Chance to Win €500,000

Deadline: 1 June 2016

Do you know a green entrepreneur with a promising business plan, or do you own a sustainable start-up yourself? If yes then apply for the 10th edition of the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge 2016.

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The Postcode Lottery Green Challenge is the world’s largest competition in the field of sustainable entrepreneurship.

Prize available

  • The winner gets EUR 500,000 to bring his/her business to market.
  • The runner-up will receive EUR 200,000.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The Postcode Lottery Green Challenge is open to any individual from any country from the age of 18 years and to companies, businesses, institutions and all other organisations.
  • The Postcode Lottery Green Challenge is not open to:
    • Employees of the Dutch Postcode Lottery
    • Anyone who has been involved in or will this year be involved in judging the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge
    • Immediate family members and/or household members of the individuals
    • Parties in which DOEN Foundation directly participates are excluded from entering the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge
  • Parties who currently receive subsidies from DOEN Foundation can enter the Postcode Lottery Green Challenge, but if they win any prize money DOEN Foundation and the Dutch Postcode Lottery have the right, at their discretion, to reduce the subsidies.
  • All Entries must be in English. Entries in any other language shall not be considered.

How to Apply

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Applicants must apply online via given website.

Note: The winner will be chosen by an international jury at the finals in Amsterdam on 14 September 2016.

For more information, please visit Green Challenge.

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  1. Avatar Yonas Tadesse says

    My name is Yonas Tadesse from Ethiopia. It is nice opportunity for me that I can try my all best to be successful to win this. Can you tell Mr how to apply?

    • Avatar Ritu Saini says

      Hi Yonas Tadesse,
      For information regarding the application procedure, eligibility criteria and more, please visit the link given on the last line of the post.

      Thank you!