She Loves Tech has opened applications for its eighth season. Female tech startups from 60 countries all over the world will be given the chance to compete against each other to win a total of $500,000. The prize consists of direct investments for a total of $100,000 from the She Loves Tech Fund, $25,000 in cash from Teja Ventures and Asian Development Bank Ventures, and several networking and mentorship opportunities. 

Who Can Participate?

All female startups are welcome to participate in the competition, provided that they have at least one female owner or a majority of female users. Businesses whose aim is to impact women positively will also be taken into account

The competition will last for five months, and submissions will close on August 14th in Asia and on September 12th in the rest of the world.

She Loves Tech: The World’s Largest Acceleration Platform for Women and Technology

She Loves Tech is currently considered the world’s largest acceleration platform for women and technology. Founded by Virginia Tan, Rhea See, and Leanne Roberts, its aim is to provide women-led startups with a total of $1 billion in capital by 2030.