In order to develop, support and enable multiple solutions which could revolutionise aerial imagery capture, we will be awarding the following:

  • Four $10k grants to the first round finalists*
  • One $30k contract with the Christchurch City Council to the winning solution, which best addresses the problem criteria

*These grants have been sponsored by ChristchurchNZ, KiwiNet & the University of Canterbury.


In addition to financial support, we are hoping to offer the following in-kind support to our finalists as needed:

  • Mentoring and support from experienced innovators throughout the Challenge
  • Connections to industry experts and investors to further promote your solution
  • Desk space and meeting rooms 
  • Business support and coaching
  • Support from the Christchurch Innovation Ecosystem
  • Company profile exposure by being a part of this exciting Challenge 

Support will be subject to COVID restrictions.