Empowering New Zealand's next generation of environmental innovators
C-Prize is a competition run by Callaghan Innovation that seeks to push the boundaries of what’s possible through technology.
This year we’re looking for teams with world-leading innovative solutions to environmental problems.
C-Prize 2019 teams will compete for exciting cash prize packages, access to expert R&D and business advice, and significant international market exposure (more to be announced soon).
The deadline for C-Prize 2019 entries was Sunday 8 December 2019. Our finalists will be announced on 20 December 2019.
The 2019 Challenge
Finalists announced 20 December
What is environmental innovation?
Meet our judges!
Some more exciting news: Arama Kukutai (Co-founder/Partner Finistere Ventures) has been announced as a C-Prize 2019 judge.
He joins Juliet Gerrard, Sean Molloy, Suse Reynolds, Anne Haira, Brett Holland and Conrad Lendrum on the judging panel.
With less than a week to go until C-Prize entries close, we asked one of our judges, Sean Molloy, for his insights on environmental innovation and tips for teams taking on the challenge.
As the entry deadline approaches, we asked Juliet Gerrard, the PM’s Chief Science Advisor and C-Prize judge, what she hopes to see from challenge entrants.