43North will award eight startups from around the world a share of $5 MILLION in capital at an awards ceremony this October.
Along with a $1 million grand prize for the contest’s winner, this year’s competition will offer bigger prizes to the second and third place finishers. Second place will carry a $650,000 prize, while a third place finish will be worth $550,000. All of the other finalists will receive $500,000.
Winners Receive Tax Breaks from New York State and Mentorships
43North winners also receive incubator space, expert mentorship, and ten years of freedom from state taxes. And beyond that, they win access to the resources, infrastructure, and people of a city where remarkable things are happening – BUFFALO, NY.
Applications received by April 12 require a $50 fee. After that, the application fee goes up to $100 until the official May 24 2017 deadline.
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Previous winners include startups in software, manufacturing, clean tech industries and more.
Buffalo Tech Consulting wishes all the 2017 applicants good luck in the competition. Thank you for making Buffalo, NY a premiere destination for tech innovation.