Submitting an idea to the City Finance Lab can benefit you in a number of ways.
Shortlisted ideas receive guidance from leaders of prominent public and private sector organisations and analysis from leading city finance experts.
Winning ideas become part of a network that can provide political and financial support and showcase their ideas to further potential partners and investors. Read about the City Finance Lab Committee here.
Average value of the analytical and communications support received by shortlisted City Finance Lab winners
June 4th – July 31th
Click here to submit a summary of your idea (max. 500 words) by 10pm UTC+1 on July 31th, 2018.
June 4th – August 6th
We will notify idea proponents within 3 working days whether or not they should submit a full proposal. The submission deadline for full proposals is 10pm UTC+1 on August 6th, 2018. Click here to download the template.
Submitted ideas must fulfil the following criteria. They are the same criteria against which we analyse submissions and City Finance Lab Committee members select winning ideas. They must be: