Beat Waste Startup Challenge 2010


Competition Organizer

Myoo Create

Submission Date


Awards Date


Competition Category
  • Business - All U.S.
  • Technology - Green
Who's Eligible
Enterprise must be a startup or early stage venture and have received no more than $200,000 in revenue, income or funding up until 31 December 2009. The enterprise must contribute to the challenge of reducing or eliminating waste.
Important Dates


Deadline to enter and upload an elevator pitch to youtube is June 6, 2010. Finals will take place via webinar on a date yet to be determined in July or August.


Competition Prizes
  • $15,000 First Prize
  • $7,500 Second Prize
  • $2,000 Crowd Favorite - for the top ranked entry in round 1
Other Info


This challenge consists of three rounds – The first round is based on competitors’ elevator pitches, the second round is based on the competitors’ summary enterprise plans, and a third and final presentation round.