4YFN Awards 2022

The 4YFN Awards is a global startup competition aimed at finding the best digital startups around the globe. It is the highest official recognition offered exclusively to startups during MWC Barcelona 2022.

This category is free for entry.

Five finalists, carefully selected by a panel of industry experts and investors will make it to the grand finale and will be pitching on the 4YFN main stage. After the pitches, the winner will be announced on main stage and will be given an attractive award package.

Global Judges

Following eligibility screening, a panel of industry experts and investors has selected the five finalists following criteria such as impact, innovation, scalability.

At 4YFN 2022, an on-stage investor panel will be selecting the winner of the awards.

Timeline

Call for entries closes: 17 November 2021 —> Finalists Announcement: 20 January 2022 —> Finale: 2 March 2022

Prizes

Finalists

Each Finalist will receive the following:

  • Pitch Opportunity at the main 4YFN Stage
  • Meet international press for promotion of the finalists projects
  • One dedicated highlight article on 4YFN website during 4YFN Barcelona
  • Mentions on Social Media and Newsletter
  • Invite to the 4YFN VIP Activity
  • 4YFN certificate of participation

Winner

The Winner will receive the following:

  • Free Startup Booth for 4 days at  4YFN MWC Barcelona 2023
  • Pitch Opportunity at the main 4YFN Stage during 4YFN Barcelona 2023
  • Complimentary passes for  Mobile World Congress Barcelona 2022**
  • Meet international press for promotion of the winning project
  • Interview with Mobile World Live broadcasted to all MWC audience
  • A dedicated article as a winner published on 4YFN website and included in newsletter and across social channel
  • Mentions on Social Media and Newsletter

Rules and regulations

Eligibility:

● Startups already incorporated and duly registered with no more than five years of existence

● Startups from any sector, related with digital technologies.

● Startups solving one or more UN Sustainable Development Goals

Read full Rules of Entry and Terms & Conditions