Challenge 2.0 Awards sponsored by the USAID Feed the Future Asia Innovative Farmers Project include cost-free product testing led by Kasetsart University's R&D team as well as project supported business services and end-market analysis to help the winning entrepreneurs grow the market for their innovations. Over six prizes will be awarded on September 14.
WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR? We are looking for applicants that are transforming the lives of farmers through new technology and innovative practices in South and Southeast Asia’s emerging markets with a focus on Bangladesh, Cambodia, and Nepal. In addition, we are looking for enterprises that match market driven approaches with cutting edge business models and technology. Please note that we will only accept enterprises that have a working prototype or minimum viable product that can benefit from R&D testing as well as business and marketing services.
DEADLINE TO APPLY - All applications are due by August 9, 2017.
NOTES: Technical assistance under each award will begin in October 2017 and must conclude by June 30, 2018. Depending on the final analysis from the Kasetsart R&D team, future support may be considered to further grow and foster the social impact of your enterprise. Tech4Farmers Asia Challenge 2.0 is brought to you by the USAID Feed the Future Asia Innovative Farmers Project implemented by Winrock International and Kasetsart University.