The Aim

We want to show that a more sustainable world IS possible, and identify existing sustainable technologies to bring these solutions into action.

Who can participate?

Any Brazilian startup utilising sustainable technologies solutions that fit in one of 17 UN SDG’s. Your solution must be beyond its ideation stage, except for university researchers.

Key Dates


    What Nominees receive:

    The SDG Tech Awards sends a powerful message to clients and employees that your company is a leader in advancing sustainable development goals.

    The winners will receive:

    • A Mission to Copenhagen, Denmark.
    • 40 hours of Mentoring by the Sustainary Team.

    The finalists will receive:

    • 40 hours of Mentoring by the Sustainary Team
    • A stand at the CONECTA 2019 on July 26th and 27th to display your sustainable solutions.
    • Finalists and trophies will be presented at the SDG Tech Awards show on July 27th 2019.
    • A spot on the Operação program at Sebrae PR.
    • 80 hours Innovation Bootcamp at Cargill’s Offices


    Our categories include all the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals, with a focus on SDG 5 (Gender Equality)

    Frequently Asked Questions

    What is Sustainable Technology?

    Sustainable technology is any tool, process, or campaign used in the production of more sustainable goods or services or in the accomplishment of sustainable objectives. Sustainable technology is the application of innovative ideas and solutions to solve sustainability problems.

    Have A Conflict Of Interest With A Judge?

    If you feel that a conflict of interest exists (examples include: submissions by current employers, direct competitors or clients), please contact us directly at and we’ll take all necessary steps to resolve it.

    Can I change my submission after I’ve sent It?

    Once an application has been submitted, we will not accept changes, except in the case where a section of the application is incomplete. 

    Our Common Language

    We are fully dedicated to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.



    "Sustainary serves to provide two important assets to universities; collaboration with other partners and drive towards the chosen goals.  In that way, Sustainary facilitates improvement, innovation and impact for universities."

    Dr. Ari Johnsson
    President, Reykjavik University

    "Sustainary is uniquely important because the initiative will leverage the important innovations from Universities from around the world by connecting them with entrepreneurs, advisors and financing through Sustainary's global network and competition."

    Søren Juul Jorgensen
    Fellow & Co-Founder of the Tech Advisory Group, at the Handa Center for Human Rights & International Justice at Stanford University

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    Human Shojaee

    Tel: +45 29 29 07 67

    CVR: 40031960

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    Human Shojaee

    Tel: +45 29 29 07 67

    CVR: 40031960