Eligibility and Criteria

Each year, the HolonIQ Global Impact Series recognizes the most promising 1000 ClimateTech, 1000 EdTech and 1000 Health Tech startups globally.

To be eligible, startups must be less than 10 years old, operate in the ClimateTech, EdTech or Health Tech segments and be independently owned (that is, not acquired or publicly listed, and not a subsidiary of a larger company or controlled by an investor group such as private equity).

Apply for the 2023 Global Impact 1000

Applications are now open for the 2023 Global Impact 1000 Series.

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Q. How do I nominate a company?
Please complete the online submission form through the ‘Apply Now’ button above.

Q. When do applications close?
Applications for the 2023 Global Impact 1000 Series close on 31 July 2023

Q. What information is required in the application form?
You will be asked to provide details about the startup such as website, business model, location, revenue band, employee band, summary of product or services, CEO details, founded year, external funding and examples/evidence of momentum. You may upload a pitch deck or other materials (optional).

Q. Does my application guarantee the company will be listed?
No. While we welcome your nomination, HolonIQ independently assesses companies based on a range of data.

Q. Do I have to pay to nominate a company?
No, submitting information about a company is free.

Q. I have a question about my application. Who should I reach out to?

Q. When will the Global Impact lists be announced?
The Global Impact 1000 Series will be announced at HolonIQ Summits around the world between September and November, 2023. More information.

Q. How do I know if my nomination has been received?
You will be notified by email once your nomination has been received. HolonIQ will reach out to you if we have any questions.

Q. Can I request an interview with a HolonIQ analyst?
Our research team is not available for interviews. However, there is space on the official nomination form to provide additional information.

Q. What happens to the information I provide about the company I am nominating?
Once verified, the information you provide will be used as a part of the assessment process in addition to HolonIQ’s proprietary data. Please see our Privacy Policy for more information.

Q. Where can I find information about previous winners and lists?

Global EdTech 1000
Global ClimateTech 1000
Global Health Tech 1000

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