Festival Information

  • Attend

    Attend

    The Challenge Cup will be in 16 cities globally - join us at a city near you to be part of the movement.Attend
  • Travel Information

    How Challenge Cup Works

    Learn about the competition & how you can become involved.Learn More
  • Competitor Bracket

    Compete

    Learn more about becoming a Challenge Cup startup & apply now.View Bracket
  • Sponsor Info

    Highlights from Last Year

    Check out all the amazing startups, stats and pictures from last year’s competition.Get Info
  • Get Involved

    Become a Partner

    Find out how you can be a partner of the Challenge Cup.Learn More
  • Press Info

    Press

    Read about the Challenge Cup in the news & find press contacts.Get Info

Recent News Articles

Startup Incubators 1776 and 1871 to Bring Challenge Cup 2015 to the Windy City

CONTACT: media@1776dc.com or press@1871.com Startup Incubators 1776 and 1871 to Bring Challenge Cup 2015 to the Windy City Two of the world’s foremost incubators are partnering to identify…Read More

Win or Lose: The top 5 reasons to apply to the Challenge Cup

Q: What time is it? A: Game time. That’s right, startups: 1776 is officially announcing our 2nd annual #1776Challenge Cup! Spanning 16 cities around the…Read More

1776 Announces Challenge Cup 2015

1776, the global incubator and investment fund, today announced Challenge Cup 2015, an annual world-wide competition that spans 16 cities in 11 countries to identify the most promising startups with the best ideas to solve the world’s biggest challenges. …Read More