Press Releases

September, 19, 2018

Fifth Annual Food+City International Startup Challenge – Call for Participation Now Open

May 30, 2018

Joy Nathan To Lead Food+City As Its First Executive Director

March 7, 2018

Food+City Challenge Prize at SXSW 2018

December 7, 2017

Food+City Announces 2018 Finalists

September 13, 2017

F+C Prize 2018 at SXSW Announces Call For Submissions

November 4, 2016

Food+City Announces 2016 Finalists

August 10, 2016

The Third Annual Food+City Challenge Prize Goes Live with Call for Submissions

February 20, 2016

Student Startup Business Wins People’s Choice Award in Food+City Challenge

The Eagle – Bryan-College Station

February 10, 2016

New York Condiment Company Wins UT Austin Food Competition

Austin Business Journal

February 7, 2016

True Made Foods Wins the Food Challenge Prize for 2016

Silicon Hills

February 3, 2016

Rethinking the Food Chain: Innovators Compete for International Prize

UT News

February 2, 2016

Crunching on Cricket


February 2, 2016

Food+City Challenge Prize Showcase

Austin American Statesman

February 1, 2016

Food+City Challenge Prize Set for February 6th

Fox 7 News

January 26, 2016

A Fresh Idea:  Student Introduces a New Idea to Reduce Food Waste

The Battalion

December 21, 2015

Texas Program Created to Find the Next Farming Innovation

Texas Standard

December 9, 2015

47 Farms:  Helping Farms and Families

The Princeton Sun

November 17, 2015

Food+City Challenge Prize Selects Finalists

Sillicon Hills

November 12, 2015

Food Corridor to compete in Food + City contest to improve food systems

Innovation News

November 5, 2015

Food+City Select Finalists for 2nd Annual Food System Innovation Competition

Newton O’Neill Communications

October 21, 2015

Great Scott!! The Future Has Arrived

KXAN News Today

October 14, 2015

How Can We Change Our Food System to Eliminate Waste?

Austin American Statesman

October 9, 2015

Featured Challenge

Lexicon of Food

October 2, 2015

Food+City Awards Food Innovation

Texas A&M Today

October 6, 2015

The State of Agtech

Tech Crunch

September 18, 2015

Food+City Challenge Prize Supports the Good Food Revolution

Food Tech Connect

September 18, 2015

Witness to an Edible Revolution

Austin Business Journal

September 10, 2015

Sustainable Food Center Shares Food+City Challenge Prize News

Sustainable Food Center

September 8, 2015

Robyn Metcalfe Talks About the Food+City Challenge Prize

Texas Entrepreneur Networks

September 4, 2015


The Austin Chronicle

September 2, 2015

Austin Based Food+City Launches 2nd


Food-Focused Challenge to Entrepreneurs

The Austin American Statesman

August 30, 2015

Vote for 13 SXSW Interactive Panels with an Austin Focus

Silicon Hills News

August 28, 2015

Is Austin the Next Hotbed for Food Startups?

Silicon Hills News

August 6, 2015

Food+City Announces Startup Challenge Prize

(formerly The Food Lab at UT Challenge Prize)

Newton O’Neill Communications

April 22, 2015

The Coming Food Bubble


April 17, 2015

The Austin food scene is blowing up and here’s why


February 17, 2015

Ten Acre Organics Takes Top Prize for Food System Innovation at Inaugural Food Challenge Prize in Austin, Texas

The Food Lab at The University of Texas at Austin Awards $30,000 and Announces New Partnerships

February 17, 2015

A Pair Made for the Startup Heavens: Barnraiser Crowdfunding Partners with The Food Lab at the University of Texas, Inc.