CALLING FOR CHANGEMAKERS WITH GROUNDBREAKING IDEAS TO SOLVE ASIA'S BIGGEST SOCIAL & ENVIRONMENTAL CHALLENGES

Asia Social Innovation Award (ASIA) is a flagship social startup competition inspiring collective action in tackling urban challenges in the Asia-Pacific region, launched by Social Ventures Hong Kong (SVhk) in 2008.

Nurturing early to growth-stage ideas that address social issues in the region
Connecting entrepreneurs with field experts, corporate leaders and impact investors
20 participating cities. 3,000+ submitted ideas. 90+ regional partners. 12,000+ followers

IMPACT PURPOSE PLATFORM

14 finalists, including Top 10 early-growth stage startups selected from across Asia, & top 3 idea-stage innovations from Hong Kong, are invited to join a 4-day impact program and pitching competition in Hong Kong.

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New Urban

ASIA 2020

Break Grounds, Build Change, Birth Hope. The 2020 theme “New Urban” invites changemakers from across Asia to redefine urban thinking, lifestyles and ecosystems through purpose-driven, people-centric innovations. Open to innovative ideas and early-growth stage startups. Deadline: 1 Nov, 2019.

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Partnering with JUMPSTARTER, an initiative curated by the Alibaba Entrepreneur Fund, our goal is to connect the social entrepreneurship and startup ecosystems, including corporates, investors, policy makers and the public to amplify positive impact to the society.

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