The Greenhouse Initiative: Sambazon Acai and The Ecology Center teamed up to award four sustainable startups with college-founders a $4,000 grant and a weekend of mentorship at their headquarters in San Clemente, CA. SUPCUPs was selected as a winner, alongside Faci Beauty, Hempress Hygienics, and Lillian Augusta. We spent the weekend in workshops with Sambazon's CEO, VP Marketing, VP Finance, and VP Sustainability learning how to scale our startups while remaining true to our mission. Read more here.
USC Wrigley Sustainability Prize: The USC Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies holds an annual competition for environmental ideas with market potential. SUPCUPs was awarded second prize in the virtual pitch competition along with a $3,000 grant. The other winners were Plastic Evolution and Infinity Boxx. Read more here.