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Interested in covering the Purple Prize or interviewing teams or staff? Feel free to reach out to Alec Wagner at alec@purplemaia.org

Hawaiʻi Business Magazine

March 4, 2020 | The Best of Startup Paradise

Maui Now

February 25, 2020 | Mana Studios to Host Hawaiian Language Film Captioning Event

The Maui News

February 22, 2020 | Tech in the Color Purple: Program offers support for startups rooted in Hawaiian values

Hawaiʻi Public Radio

February 19, 2020 | Bytemarks Café: Purple Prize 2020 Update

Hawaii Tech

February 10, 2020 | Purple Prize opens applications for indigenous innovation competition

Maui Now

December 4, 2019 | Launch Planned for 2020 Purple Prize Indigenous Technology Business Incubator

Hawaiʻi Public Radio

October 31, 2019 | Bytemarks Café: The Purple Prize

Hawaii Business Magazine

October 3, 2019 | Purple Prize Honors Innovations Guided by Hawaiian Values


September 19, 2019 | Purple Prize to challenge Indigenous Innovation this weekend

Pacific Business News

May 31, 2019 | Technology competition quadruples in size

Hawaiʻi Green Growth

April 25, 2019 | Islands of Innovation Innovators

Hawaiʻi 24/7

November 6, 2018 | Purple Prize competition launches for 2019 participants

University of Hawaiʻi West Oʻahu

October 10, 2017 | UH West Oʻahu to host Purple Prize finals on Oct. 21

Honolulu Civil Beat

June 3, 2016 | Civil Geeks: Aloha As A Platform For Innovation