Are you an innovative change-maker under the age of 35? Then apply for the Thought for Food 2018 TFF Challenge and take advantage of the opportunity to win up to $25,000 in grant funding!


The Thought For Food Challenge calls on next-generation innovators from around the world to form teams and develop breakthrough solutions that address the global challenge of feeding 9+ billion people by the year 2050.

By participating in the TFF Challenge, you would join a movement of youth from 130 different countries that are reshaping our global food systems. During the challenge, you would work with world-class mentors and take part in proven training programs and curriculum that have launched projects such as WhyFarm, FoPo, and Agrilution.


TFF Challenge participants will have the chance to receive up to $25,000 in grant funding, and you may be selected to participate in the TFF Bootcamp, an intense, 10 week startup training which culminates at the TFF Global Summit, an all expenses paid trip!


Registration opens on 15 January 2018.

Are you ready to change the future? Save the date to make sure you don't miss your chance to participate in the world’s leading startup program for food and agriculture.

After Signup

After you apply, you can recruit team members, refine your concept and create an attention-grabbing pitch with the help of our online design lab. You’ll become part of a global network, gain access to investors, media and mentors.

Learn more about participating in the challenge.

Take a look at the 2018 timeline below: