Two more months?, Yes, TIC Americas extends its registration deadline until February 29, 2020

Washington, D.C., December 12, 2019. The entrepreneurs will now have more time to register in the XV edition of the Talent and Innovation Competition of the Americas (TIC Americas 2020), and also to allow forthe teams already registered to continue developing and uploading their project and business ideas in the virtual platform of the program. 

The Young Americas Business Trust (YABT) announces that TIC Americas 2020 extends the date of registration and the upload of the business plans and other deliverables until February 29, 2020, via

An international competition since 2007, TIC Americas serves as an accelerator and support program for young entrepreneurs from countriesinthe Americas region. There are opportunities to receive free training online, business resources, key mentoring with experts from different business areas.  The Finalists will have the opportunityto compete forseed capital, create a network of contacts, and have anincreased international visibility, among other important benefits for their growth.

There is still time to register and participate! We invite all citizens of a Member State of the Organization of American States (OAS), who are 18 to 34 years old, andwho have an innovative solution, to register before February 29, 2020. To obtain more information about the Startup Challenge, Eco-Challenge and Caribbean Innovation Competition categories presented this year, and to register, visit the website:

The Finalists from each category will receive a full scholarship to participate in the Finals taking place in June, 2020, along with the possibility of winning US$5,000 in seed capital, access to networking during the event and in follow-up activities, and exposure to international media.  

The possibilities to access resources online, including trainings provided by specialists in several business areas, and feedback by judges when evaluating your projects, will help the entrepreneur in the continual development of their project ideas and business models.  

In the previous 14 editions of TIC Americas, there have been 45,109 young people participating, with 29,692 proposals presented from 48 countries.  

The Young Americas Business Trust, along with the invaluable support of the Organization of American States and PepsiCo, co-organizers of TIC Americas 2020, invite you to participate in the different categories of thecompetition.

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