Science Park Start-up Idea Competition 2022

The opportunity

Does your heart beat for innovation?
Are you ready to change the world and disrupt the status quo?

Overview & Facts

Every year Science Park Graz organises the Start-up Idea Competition to inspire and encourage entrepreneurs of all ages and backgrounds to realize their dreams. This is your opportunity to release the potential of your idea and be in for the chance of winning a cash prize of ÔéČ2,000 in one of six categories.

The best ideas under each category will be shortlisted and their founders invited to give a 3-minute pitch to our jury, here in Graz. The winners will be announced a few hours later, during a glitzy evening event where all applicants are warmly invited to attend.

We should mention, we take your intellectual property very seriously. Each idea submitted is protected by our None Disclosure Agreement (NDA) and everyone in Science Park Graz and the Jury is signed up to it.

Deadline: 28 February 2022

Shortlist announced: March 2022

Award ceremony: 6 April 2022

Apply under one of the following categories:

  • Energy & Environment
  • Mobility
  • Health
  • Special Societal Impact
  • Digital Economy & ICT
  • Space
We look at the degree of innovation, applicability, market potential and of course originality.
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Martin M├Âssler
MANAGING DIRECTOR, SCIENCE PARK GRAZ

Application