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Intel® Global Challenge

Intel® Global Challenge


How to Launch Your Big Idea


Are you an emerging entrepreneur with a winning idea?


Do you have a business plan with the potential to solve global problems?


Submit your plan to the Intel Global Challenge and you could receive feedback from successful entrepreneurs and those who fund them.


Participants with winning business plans from regional, Intel-affiliated entrepreneurship competitions and programs receive focused mentorship, a chance to win monetary prizes, and the opportunity to compete in the global competition.


At the Intel Global Challenge, teams compete for USD 100,000 in prize money, and receive valuable feedback from Silicon Valley professionals, entrepreneurs and venture capitalists.


To enter, teams can apply through a regional Intel Challenge or partner competition (see below) or through a partner institution.


Online competitions:

Europe: Intel Business Challenge Europe

Latin America: Desafio Intel


Partner competitions:

Asia: APEC Startup Accelerator Leadership Summit

China: Intel China Cup 

India: Next Big Idea

Turkey: Intel Challenge

USA: UC Berkeley Business Plan Competition (BPlan)


Intel® Global Challenge