Special Awards

On top of our 15 awards, we spice things up by introducing special awards that follow the current trends of the startup world. This year, we have People’s Choice and a Special Mention for the Best Startup Ecosystem Initiative (for each country).


These are the special awards that will happen for the ASEAN Rice Bowl Startup Awards 2017

  • Best Startup Ecosystem Initiative

    Best Startup Ecosystem Initiative


    An initiative that has empowered and supported entrepreneurs to start and grow their businesses.

  • Startup of the Year

    Startup of the Year


    Startup that has shown the greatest development over the last year based on growth, innovation and impact with the product/service.

  • People's Choice

    People's Choice


    Most popular startup. Public votes via the ASEAN Rice Bowl Startup Awards Facebook.