Estonia

Estonia Challenge

Prize 2019

The winning team of the Estonia Regional Prize will receive:

Winning team

Cash Prize

The winning team will receive a EUR 2,500 cash prize to be used for the market testing and the further development of the team’s awarded product/services

Engineering

University R&D units and laboratories

For Research & Development (R&D) activities

Consulting & Studies

Business development know-how, IPR consulting, market and feasibility studies

team meeting

Expert and Mentor Network

Of Tartu Science Park and Tallinn Science Park Tehnopol Startup Incubator programme

Piggy bank

Access to Business Angels

The Estonian Business Angels Network (EstBAN)

Travel on Airplane

Free Tickets

To the Startup Day 2019 in Tartu

Chance to win E-GNSS Accelerator incubation

Chance to win one of 3 tailored E-GNSS Accelerator incubation prizes worth EUR 62,000 (find out more)

E-GNSS Accelerator crowdfunding

Chance to win an E-GNSS Accelerator crowdfunding prize worth EUR 35,000 (find out more)

Regional BENEFITS

Estonia

Startup Visa Programme

E-residency or startup Visa programme for foreign residents

technology support

Extensive technology support - $ 4 billion unicorns were founded here: Skype, Playtech, Transferwise, and Taxify

Investor Pool

Significant investor pool chasing world-changing ideas: EstBAN, Karma.vc, Superangel, Trind.vc, United Angels, Change Ventures, Tera.vc.

Experience

Team with 25 years of experience in business services

Infrastructure & Network

Provision of infrastructure, business consulting, technology transfer and networking service

Contact

+ 372 5345 4149

Tartu Science Park

Sven Lilla
Sven Lilla - Estonia Region

Partners

Regional Organiser

Tartu Science Park (TSP)

Tartu Science Park

Tartu Science Park (TSP) is the oldest science park in the Baltics. For almost 25 years it provides business support services to raise the competitiveness of local enterprises on the global market. TSP provides enterprises with infrastructure, business consulting, technology transfer and networking services. It has a wide network of contacts with universities, public and private sector organisations and has a close cooperation with the University of Tartu and Tartu Observatory.

Regional Partners

Tehnopol

Tehnopol is a science and business campus, founded in 2003, which aims to advance technology-based entrepreneurship in Estonia, to bring scientists and entrepreneurs together and to provide suitable conditions and a suitable environment for the realisation of breakthrough business ideas. Today, there are nearly 200 companies (from startups to Skype) operating on the Tehnopol campus, which is situated close to Tallinn University of Technology and the Estonian IT College. The physical environment of Tehnopol, our Startup Incubator specifically designed for new companies and business development services targeted at ICT, green tech and health tech growth companies, all create good conditions for the development of high value-added business.

E-GNSS Accelerator Partner

European Commission

The prize pool is co-financed by the European Commission’s DG Grow. The aim of the “E-GNSS Accelerator” is to foster the market uptake of Galileo/EGNOS and high technologies in EU28, the EEA and ENP countries.

Winners

Discover all previous winners of the Estonia Challenge