National Startup Competition Ukraine 2021

ABOUT

At National Startup Competition Ukraine we want to help innovative startups advance and reward them with tools that will add to their entrepreneurial learning curve

DO YOU HAVE AN INNOVATIVE STARTUP?

The winner of the National Startup Competition Ukraine 2021 will represent the country at University Startup World Cup organized by Venture Cup Denmark and Venture Cup China Are you ready? Apply now!

Deadline 13.04.2021

CATEGORIES

Your startup can be in the early stages of implementation as well as in the growth stage.

Health

Greentech

Agro

Smart Cities

ICT's

Product

Digital

WHO CAN APPLY?

  • Startups with two co-founders are preferred, and at least one of them must be affiliated with a University, or is a recent graduate (having graduated in the last 2 years).

  • The startup is working towards making an impact in the world and has implemented an impact method, i.e SDG ́s, circular economy or regenerative approaches to their idea.

  • The startup demonstrate commitment and tenacity to move ahead and work hard.

  • Startup want to be part of a network of international student entrepreneurs and there’s potential for their idea to work in the Chinese market

BENEFITS

National Startup Competition Ukraine


Access to a Digital Bootcamp

Receive feedback from business professionals

Get national and international exposure

Become part of a network of like-minded entrepreneurs

Compete for a chance to represent Ukraine at University Startup World Cup 2021












Prizes at University Startup World Cup 2021

Early Stage

All 4 category winners will receive 1000 USD each

Overall winner will receive 15,000 USD + 1,000 USD from winning the category.


Growth Stage

All 4 category winners will receive 1000 USD each

Overall winner will receive 15,000 USD + 1,000 USD from winning the category.

OUR PARTNERS


















Want to be a partner of the 2021 National Startup Competition Ukraine? Apply now!

NATIONAL JURY BOARD

Alex Bornyakov

Deputy Minister of Digital Transformation of Ukraine on IT industry development

NATIONAL MENTOR BOARD

Daria Mustafina

Director of Institute of Partnership and Sustainable Development, coordinator of Academy for Women Entrepreneurs

Ukraine Representatives to USWC

Startup: RE-leaf PAPER - Paper from fallen leaves

University: Taras Shevchenko National University

USWC 2019 : II place in category “Environmental”.

Startup: Food Bio Pack - Biodegradable plastic

University: Sumy National Agrarian University

USWC 2018 Special Award: Sustainability Award

Startup: Helli - Predicts epileptic seizures

University: Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv

USWC 2017 Special Award: Social Media Award

Startup: AgroZilla - Industrial drones

University: Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Inst

USWC 2016 Special Award: Best Product Design


Do not miss the opportunity to become the best startup in Ukraine and represent the country at Univercity Startup World Cup 2021!

The deadline for submitting your application is Apr 13th, 2021