What is Bambu Fintech Challenge 2019?

Bambu Fintech Challenge second edition is a university innovation competition aimed to challenge the students to innovative solutions in the financial service industry. Bambu aims to support the local FinTech scene in Singapore by educating and getting the next generation of innovators to tap into the industry through experiences.

We are looking for…


Risk Takers


Game Changers




One in a million


-       Aged 18 years and above

-       Current university students pursing a full-time or part-time diploma, degree, masters or PhD

-       Enter as an individual or a team


Your solution can promote greater financial inclusion!

Bambu Fintech Challenge seeks to solve problems in three priority areas


Investing for Millennials


Merge financial planning into
complimentary platforms

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Gamifying Robo-advisory


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What we provide



Access to customised coaching with experienced experts, where you can refine your business plan and develop your solution further.



We’re connect with over 15,000K linkedin networks. You’ll never know who you’ll meet and inspire you!


Unique experience

Workshops, meditation sessions and Bambu merchandise to own. All taking part in the coolest office with the best view in town.

Important Dates

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Prizes to be won

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Submit your competition ideas to us!

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I register?

Registration is completed via a form that can be found here. Registration is currently open and closes on January 28th at 11:59:59 PM SGT.

Am I eligible to participate?

Students, aged 18 years and above, currently studying in universities across Singapore, are eligible to participate, regardless of citizenship status or university major background.

What is the ideal group?

Join the competition on your own or with a team of friends. Every team is perfect!

What are the important dates for the Fintech Challenge?

Please see the dates section available above.

I need more help! Who can I contact?

You can reach us with any additional questions at marketing@bambu.life.