We accelerate high-potential solutions to disrupt hunger. Apply for funding, mentorship and access to WFP operations, partners & technical experts
What We Offer
Apply to receive up to $100,000 in equity-free funding, with further funding dependent upon progress and measurable achievement of key targets.
Access to WFP Operations
Successful teams will work with WFP units on the ground to further develop and refine their solutions.
You'll have the chance to work with technical and industry mentors who will provide guidance and accelerate your progress.
Teams will be able to tap into and leverage our strong network of public, private, and government partners to accelerate implementation.
2020 Programme Dates
|Cohort I||Cohort II||Cohort III|
|Application Deadline||31 October 2019||20 March 2020||31 August 2020|
|Innovation Bootcamp||10–14 February 2020||22–26 June 2020||November TBD|
|Pitch Night||14 February 2020||25 June 2020||November TBD|
If you are a start-up...
If you are a WFP employee...
How We Select Innovations
Applications submitted to the WFP Innovation Accelerator are assessed according to a standard set of criteria, and are reviewed by both WFP and external experts. Please note that we prioritize projects that are designed alongside our core users—vulnerable communities—and that show initial traction and market validation to ensure impact and maximize cost effectiveness. We are looking for innovations that meet the following expectations:
View the Complete Details on the WFP Website Via https://innovation.wfp.org/apply
WFP Employees Apply Here https://airtable.com/shrsleTyUbox6WE0J
Start -Ups Apply Here https://www.f6s.com/wfpinnovationzerohungerbatch4/apply