With the message “Creating new reality”, the contest is jointly organized by Viettel and Vietchallenge for startups who can be individuals, groups, organizations, and enterprises, regardless of regions, countries and languages.

After passing the qualifying round, participating teams will advance to the final round in Laos and their expenses will be covered by Viettel.

The contest aims to seek breakthrough solutions based on its telecommunication strength to have high-applicable products and services.

The top three teams with creative ideas, products and solutions will get tickets to the VietChallenge Final, a startup competition for all Vietnamese in the globe to take place in the US.

They will have chances to join ventures with Viettel and get up to 75 percent of the profits. Besides, during the finals in the US, the participating teams will receive counselling from professors from MIT, Harvard and Boston universities, as well as from leading experts at Silicon Valley; take part in a training course to improve presentation skills; visit Boston startup eco-system; and seek investments from prestigious investors.

Applicants can get application forms from http://vas.viettel.vn and should submit  them from June 15 to July 15.

Translated by Mai Huong