Share your innovative idea, receive free business mentorship, and enter to win cash prizes of up to $5,000.

$100,000 in total prizes will be distributed to 40 winners!

MicroMentor, a social innovation of Mercy Corps, and Bacardi are teaming up to support entrepreneurs and small business owners in Sint Maarten and the US Virgin Islands. The contest is free to enter and will provide innovation incentives and access to mentorship. Mentored businesses are proven to increase their revenue and have a higher likelihood of survival. Together we will develop and grow new industries on the islands.

Share your innovative idea, receive free business mentorship, and enter to win cash prizes of up to $5,000.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Sint Maarten applications closed on September 30th, and USVI applications closed on October 24th.

The Caribbean Innovation Challenge has ended! Learn about the winners on our Facebook page.