Dealflow | August 30, 2017

TPG’s Rise Fund, Echoing Green and Forbes launch $500,000 challenge

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The Global Under 30 Impact Challenge is open to startups tackling issues in education, energy, food and agriculture, financial services, growth infrastructure, healthcare, and communications and technology.

Entrepreneurs from anywhere in the world must be under 30 years old and their businesses must be at least two years old and generating revenues.

The winner will get a $250,000 investment from TPG’s impact investment fund and $250,000 in media grants from Forbes.

Impact startup accelerator Echoing Green is supporting the judging, which will take place at a Forbes event October 2 in Boston.

Applications are due September 6.