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 evenings

This year’s C-Prize competition is challenging entrants to develop innovative tech-based solutions with the power to change environmental outcomes.

At the information evenings you’ll hear from leading New Zealand environmental innovators, learn more about the challenge, hear how to complete a compelling entry and have the chance to network with other forward-thinking founders and entrepreneurs, scientists and engineers from New Zealand’s innovation ecosystem.  

REGISTER HERE to attend an information evening or for more details please contact cprize@callaghaninnovation.govt.nz 

Monday, 21 October

Callaghan Innovation
Textile Centre
1 Watt Street, Parnell
5.30pm – 7.30pm

Tuesday 22 October

Te Ōhaka - Centre for Growth & Innovation
K Block, Ara Institute, Madras Street, Christchurch
5.30pm – 7.30pm

Wednesday 23 October

Creative HQ Event Hub
Level 2
54 Inglewood Place
5.30pm – 7.30pm


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