Latin America & the Caribbean Climate Fellowship 2024 | Apply Now!

Apply to the second Latin America & the Caribbean Climate Fellowship offered by Halcyon, aimed at creating a positive climate impact. The fellowship program unites entrepreneurs from Latin America & the Caribbean, equipping them with the tools to tackle climate-related issues such as Renewable Energy, Green Building, Climate Data, Agriculture, WaterTech, and Blue Economy solutions.

Latin America & the Caribbean Climate Fellowship 2024
Latin America & the Caribbean Climate Fellowship 2024

Participants will receive specialized training, valuable resources to propel their ventures forward, as well as the opportunity to partake in a one-week in-person residency in Washington, D.C., and another in Mexico City, Mexico. The Latin America & the Caribbean Climate Fellowship is supported by Amazon Web Services (AWS).

 Program Structure

  • Cohort of up to 10 businesses established by entrepreneurs from Latin America and the Caribbean, focusing on climate-related initiatives. These ventures undergo training in Halcyon’s approach to achieving product-market fit, preparing for investment, and developing leadership skills.
  • Program is delivered through:
  • One virtual kickoff meeting
  • A one-week Washington, DC residency
  • Monthly virtual meetings
  • A one-week Mexico City residency


  • Each program offers unique advantages to participants. Accepted fellows will receive:
  • An equity-free stipend of $5,000 USD per venture for travel expenses related to attending the residencies
  • A one-week stay at Halcyon’s establishment in Georgetown, Washington, DC.
  • A one-week residency in Mexico City, culminating in a pitching event for each venture and opportunities to connect with investors, advisors, and media
  • Bespoke training on:
  • Product-market fit
  • Investment readiness
  • Leadership
  • Skills development and mentorship
  • Honing storytelling and pitching
  • Connections to relevant impact investors
  • USD 10,000 in Amazon Cloud credits
  • A global network comprising more than 450 entrepreneurs committed to making a positive impact.

Eligibility Criteria

Open to (For-profit) startups are invited to develop scalable solutions to address climate change challenges.

  • Location: Startups must be based in or servicing Latin America and the Caribbean.
  • Stage: They must have a Minimum Viable Product with the potential for scaling.
  • Team
  • You may apply with a maximum of one co-founder.
  • The applicant must serve as the CEO and/or have primary decision-making authority.
  • Fluency in English is required.
  • Candidates must be a minimum of 21 years of age at the commencement of the program.
  • Program involvement: Must be capable of taking part in all activities and program sessions
  • Impact: Must be working on a product and venture that contributes to one or more of the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals

Selection Criteria

  • Impact: How significant of an impact will the solution have on society and/or the environment if expanded?
  • Scalability: Is it feasible for this venture to expand and reach hundreds of thousands or millions of users within a 5-10-year timeframe?
  • Innovation: Does the solution offer a unique approach to addressing the issue in its specific context?
  • Talent: Is the team exceptionally qualified to address the challenges they have identified?


  • Application Deadline: March 22, 2024
  • Virtual Pitch with Selection Committee (Finalists): April/May 2024
  • Notification of Selected Fellows: May 2024
  • Virtual Kickoff Meeting: June 13, 2024
  • In-person Residency in Washington, D.C.: June 24 – 28, 2024
  • Monthly Virtual Meetings: July 11, August 8, September 5, 2024
  • In-person Residency in Mexico City: October 21 – 25, 2024

How To Apply For Halcyon Latin America & the Caribbean Climate Fellowship 2024

To submit your application, click here .

Visit the official website of Halcyon Latin America & the Caribbean Climate Fellowship for more information.

Application Deadline

March 22, 2024.



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here