Startup Battlefield 200 — global tech startup competition

until 10.06.2024
Industry/Technology: advertising and marketing, agriculture, AI (Artificial Intelligence), AR/VR/MR, beauty, construction, ecology, education, fintech, food system, game development, healthcare, innovations, IT and programming, science and research, spacetech, technologies, transport and logistic, woman-led startups

Region – North America

TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield 200 is a startup competition that brings together the top 200 startups from around the world. Selected startups receive training and networking opportunities, culminating in the chance to pitch on the Disrupt Stage.

Focus areas

Startups from any sectors and industries are eligible to participate, as long as they meet the specified criteria and focus on solving significant problems.

Eligibility criteria

  1. Companies must have an MVP and be at the bootstrapped, pre-seed, or seed-level funding stage.
  2. Ideal candidates should have minimal press coverage and showcase something disruptive on stage.


  1. $100K equity-free grand prize for the winning company.
  2. Opportunity to connect with leading venture capitalists and investors.
  3. Access to exclusive networking events, pitch practice sessions, and mentorship opportunities.
  4. Exhibit At Disrupt For Free: Showcase your startup on the show floor and connect with 10,000 attendees