What is Disrupt Asia Startup Battle?

The Startup Battle is a pitching competition that is held at Disrupt Asia. In this competitions startups will battle by pitching their startup to an eminent panel of judges consisting of local and foreign experts.

The top 4 startups selected for the finals will be given benefits stated below:

- Pitch opportunity at the Grand Finale on the Main Stage of Disrupt Asia on the 12th of October 2019
- 50% refund for startup booth at the Disrupt Asia Innovation Festival (startup should apply to exhibit at https://www.disruptasia.today/startup-expo)
- 1 month of free access to the Seedstars Investor Readiness Program
- 50% discount on Readme Startup Bundle
- Many more benefits in the pipeline..

To Apply for Startup Battle, your startup

  • Should be a technology based startup.
  • Has been in existence for 5 years or less as of 1st September 2019.
  • Should have a working prototype that can be showcased
  • Should have a product or a niche service to offer.
    (Startups engaged in web and graphic designing, software development, system integrators, hardware shops etc are not allowed)

The winners of the Disrupt Asia 2019 Startup Battle will receive the following prizes.

Winner

Apart from the benefits given to finalists mentioned above:

All expenses paid (including travel and accommodation) delegate invitation to Seedstars Asia Summit 2019 in Cambodia (usual access to Asia summit is invite only and priced at USD 3000++)

10 Hour Mentorship from AngelHack

AWS Activate benefits including Cloud Credits

Free Company Valuation done by PWC Sri Lanka

Free Feature Story on Readme

Hatch community membership for 3 people X 3 months

Free booth at Infotel 2019 Startup Pavilion

1st Runner-up

Apart from the benefits given to finalists mentioned above:

Stand a chance to win either Cash prize of LKR 150,000.00

or

A partially funded pass to Seedstars Asia Summit 2019 in Cambodia valued at USD 2,000. (usual access to Asia summit is invite only and priced at USD 3000++)
Note: the balance USD 1000 will need to be afforded by the runner-up

AWS Activate benefits including Cloud Credits

Free Company Valuation done by PWC Sri Lanka

Free Startup Story on Readme

Hatch community membership for 3 people X 1 months

Free booth at Infotel 2019 Startup Pavilion

The startup which has the highest social impact will receive a cash prize and the opportunity to pitch on Ath Pavura season 3.

This will be selected from those who get into the semifinals.

Deadline for Application Submission: 29th September 2019

For more information, please call us on 0112-369099 or call 076-1799099 (Sabishra) or 077-2112788 (Muiza) or send us a mail on info@disruptasia.today