Flemingsberg Science Award
If you study, work or live in Flemingsberg, you can now submit your business idea in a preliminary round of Sweden’s national business competition, the Venture Cup – an initiative that Flemingsberg Science hopes will encourage the development of ideas that contribute to a better world.
In addition to SEK 5,000 prize money, the winner will get a free place at Flemingsberg Science’s innovation hub for three months.
Flemingsberg Science strives to develop the knowledge-based ecosystem that exists in Flemingsberg, a key component of which are more and growing businesses. To celebrate and stimulate competition from Flemingsberg, and in co-operation with Venture Cup, Flemingsberg Science is launching a business competition: the Flemingsberg Science Award.
In the autumn of 2019, Flemingsberg Science will present the Flemingsberg Science Award – IDEA devoted to ideas at an early stage of development. By collaborating with Venture Cup, we believe that we can get people who live, work or study in Flemingsberg to take the step to develop their business ideas – ideas that could change the world.
Venture Cup – the competition for the entrepreneurs of tomorrow
The Venture Cup was launched in 1998 to support business growth in Sweden. Since then, the concept has grown to incorporate a successful process in which competitors receive help to develop their business ideas into tomorrow’s companies. Knowledgeable industry experts voluntarily provide feedback and development advice for all ideas that are submitted. The body also offers inspiration, training, tuition and the opportunity to create an extensive contact network.
Flemingsberg Science Award Autumn 2019 – for ideas that contribute to a better world
Do you have an idea that could contribute to a better world? If so, you should enter it for the Flemingsberg Science Award. We face major societal challenges such as climate change, demographic changes, a mental health crisis and growing inequality. To combat these challenges, new innovative solutions and approaches will be needed – new ways of thinking, collaborating and acting.
Flemingsberg Science Award is a subset of Venture Cup IDEA and runs from 17th september to 7th november.
Venture Cup IDEA is a competition for all ideas at an early stage of development, and can be everything from an idea that you can’t stop thinking about or a business concept that you have worked on for some time. Regardless, this competition is for those who want to take their business ideas to the next level. By submitting an entry for Venture Cup IDEA, you’ll receive feedback on your idea, marketing opportunities on the competition platform, as well as access to an extensive network of business people.
The winner of Venture Cup IDEA generates publicity through inclusion on the Venture Cup’s annual top-20 list, which is also marked at a special ceremony. In addition to being named as one of Sweden’s top 20 best ideas, you also receive SEK 5,000 prize money.
The winner of the Flemingsberg Science Award receives SEK 5,000 and a free place Flemingsberg Science innovation hub for three months.
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