Teijin Innovation Challenge for Sustainability and Wellbeing

We need your solution to protect the environment and people’s well-being


We need your solution to protect the environment and people’s well-being. Your startup can do it now by participating in theTeijin Innovation challenge for sustainability and well-being.


Teijin, a global Japanese chemical and pharmaceutical group, is looking to collaborate with innovative startups which are ready to help them tackle important issues. Startups that have a technology or solution related to Teijin’s materials business and can be applied to tackle any of the themes below are welcome to join this program. You will have the opportunity to collaborate and develop your solution further with Teijin and stand the chance to earn great prizes!


Tackle the themes below:

  • Protecting the Environment

    Can your innovation ensure that the next generations can continue to live on the beautiful Blue Planet that our generation has known?

  • Safety, Security and Disaster Mitigation

    Can your innovation provide safety for all individuals and allow them to continue thriving without fearing for their safety?

  • Improving Healthcare for All

    Can your innovation help the elderly stay active and healthy, at the same time, reduce medical expenses?


By joining this challenge, you will have the chance to win:

  • Winner cash prize of USD 20K

  • Runner up cash prize of USD 13K

  • Second runner up cash prize of USD 8K

  • Mentorship opportunities with professionals from Teijin to further enhance your proposal

  • Collaboration with Teijin to bring your ideas to life

  • Networking opportunities with Teijin Jury members during the final event

    Join now via https://bit.ly/TEIJIN_VC4A or click apply now!


November 14, 2021
Program dates Sep 13 - Nov 14, 2021
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