Competitions

NYCEDC hosts a number of competitions each year to help drive creative entrepreneurship and attract top-tier talent to New York City.

  • Competition /  Media & Emerging Tech

    NYC BigApps

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    NYC BigApps is the premier civic innovation competition in New York City that challenges designers, developers, academics, entrepreneurs, and New Yorkers at large to apply their know-how to improve New York City.

  • Programs for Entrepreneurs

    Digital Health Marketplace

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    Digital Health Marketplace connects buyers and sellers of market-ready health technologies through curated matchmaking, technical assistance, and competitive funding for pre-sale pilot projects

  • Business Recovery & Resiliency /  Competition /  Urban Innovation & Sustainability

    RISE : NYC

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    RISE : NYC is a global competition to identify and deploy new and innovative technologies to prepare New York City small businesses for the impacts of future storms, sea level rise, and other effects of climate change.