C-Prize 2019

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).

C-Prize 2019 team entries opened on Monday 23 September 2019.

C-Prize trophy

About C-Prize

C-Prize challenges New Zealand innovators to use new technologies to tackle complex global problems with creativity and inventiveness. Read more

The C-Prize 2019 challenge

The 2019 Challenge

This year the challenge is even bigger.  We want innovative tech-based solutions that can change environmental outcomes. Read more

Entrant information sessions

We will be holding entry information sessions for interested innovators to find out more about the challenge, get entry tips and hear from previous entrants on the value and benefit of being part of this epic challenge.

Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and online sessions are planned from Friday 18 October 2019. More details to come.

If you would like to register for one of these events or get more information please contact cprize@callaghaninnovation.govt.nz 

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