Applications are now open for the startup competition for deep tech scaleups: The EIT Digital Challenge 2019. Fast-growing startups – so – called scaleups – are invited to apply in one of the following categories: Digital Tech, Digital Cities, Digital Industry, Digital Wellbeing, andDigital Finance.
25 companies will be selected and invited to an exclusive event in Brussels where they will pitch to a jury of high-profile corporates and investors. 10 winners will receive one year of tailored support from the EIT Digital Accelerator, valued at €50,000. In addition, the top winner in each category will receive a cash prize of €50,000.
To successfully apply for the EIT Digital Challenge 2019, the scaleups have to meet the following criteria:
based in an EU member state
be in the growth stage, to be proven by annual revenue of over €300,000 or min. €2m in total funding