Presented by the CTIA Wireless Foundation, Catalyst is a competitive grants program for ambitious social entrepreneurs using the power of 5G and leading-edge wireless technologies to enhance our lives and address pressing challenges in American communities.
Catalyst seeks to attract and fund solutions that take advantage of the speed, efficiency, and versatility of 5G and leading-edge wireless technologies to deepen our connection to one another and make our communities stronger.Applicants must be using 5G and leading edge wireless technologies, including:
- Virtual Reality (VR)/Augmented Reality (AR)/Extended Reality (ER)
- Artificial Intelligence (AI)/Machine Learning (ML)
- IoT and sensor technologies
- big data analysis
Wireless should be integral to the solution.
Powered by Skild for the third consecutive year, the Catalyst Challenge is now entering its 2022 submissions phase.
All interested organizations that meet the Catalyst eligibility requirements may apply no later than April 7, 2021, at 11:59 pm ET.
And now, for the prizes!
First place receives an unrestricted $100,000 grant award.
Second place receives an unrestricted $50,000 grant award.
Third place receives an unrestricted $25,000 grant award.To learn more about this exciting challenge, click here.