Organizer

Venture

8092 Zürich

Homepage

»venture»

Deadline
12.04.2018
Industries
All Industries

The leading Swiss-wide start-up competition supports young entrepreneurs in founding a company. In the business idea competition, participants develop and submit a business idea in the form of an Executive Summary, which focuses on customer benefit and on the market. In the business plan competition, participants prepare and submit their business plans. Apart from the prize money participants can benefit from mentoring, coaching, training, connections, recognition.

Criteria

General conditions
For each edition of »venture», teams or individuals can enter the business idea competition or the business plan competition, but not both.
Participation is open to individuals who are domiciled in Switzerland or the Principality of Liechtenstein and are at least 18 years of age, and to teams, as long as at least one member of the team is domiciled in Switzerland or the Principality of Liechtenstein and is at least 18 years of age.
Participation is not open to individuals or teams if, on the basis of their business idea or their business plan, a company has been registered more than two years ago. Participation is not open to teams if, on the basis of their business idea or business plan, a company has been founded, or is intended to be founded, outside Switzerland or the Principality of Liechtenstein.


Business idea track
A promising business idea has the following characteristics: It fulfills a customer need, is innovative, unique, has a clear focus, and is profitable in the long term.

Business plan track
To enter this track, applicants need to submit a systematically structured business plan of 20 to 30 pages before the competition deadline.

  • Type of award

    Business plan competition
  • Geography

    National
  • Prize

    CHF 10'000 (business idea)CHF 120'000 (business plan)
  • Timeline

    Annual
    Registration
    closed
22.06.2018 10:20

Les finalistes du concours >>venture>> sont annoncés

Please login or
register to use the
bookmark feature
18.06.2018 17:42

Startups im Rampenlicht

Please login or
register to use the
bookmark feature
02.02.2018 10:35

>>Venture>> Startup competition kicks off

Please login or
register to use the
bookmark feature
20.06.2017 09:50

Three Medtech start-ups awarded at >>venture>>

Please login or
register to use the
bookmark feature
13.06.2017 14:53

>>venture>>-Finalisten bekannt

Please login or
register to use the
bookmark feature
06.06.2017 10:21

>>venture>> finalists determined

Please login or
register to use the
bookmark feature
06.12.2016 14:16

»venture» 2017 open for applications

Please login or
register to use the
bookmark feature
01.07.2016 10:40

>>venture>> 2016: Krebsmedikamente und neue Materialien vorn

Please login or
register to use the
bookmark feature
Please login or
register to use the
awards follow feature

Principal

Partners

Contributors

By continuing to use this website you agree with our TERMS AND CONDITIONS