Center for Entrepreneurship

other current competitions

Competition nationwide Target group Application deadline Links
German Start Up Founders Award all 10/01/2019 until 11/22/2019 her
Start-up Competition - Digital Innovations Information and Communication Technology semi-annually here
KULTUR - UND KREATIVPILOTEN 2019 Culture and Creative Industries annually here
Science4Life Venture Cup Business plan competition Life Sciences, Chemistry and Energy until 10/18/2019 here
start2grow Business plan competition all until 04/20/2020 here
Start-Up Bootcamp speech Recognition, VR/AI, Marketing Automation, Ad Technologies and Big Data until 09/30/2019 here
PlanB- Ideas competition all until 11/03/2019 here
Bio-Founder Competition Agriculture and the Food Industry, Biotechnology annually here
Regional competition Target group Application deadline Links
Start-Up Founders Award of the City of Dessau-Roßlau 2019 all until 09/15/2019 here
Female Star-Up Founders / Entrepreneurs Award Saxony-Anhalt self-employed women annually here
BESTFORM Culture and Creative Industries, headquarters in Saxony-Anhalt biannually here
Hugo-Junkers-Prize all until 10/01/2019 here

Retrospect on the Ideas Cup of 2019

At the beginning of April the FOUND IT! Anhalt University Center for Entrepreneurship encouraged students, graduates and employees of the Anhalt University of Applied Sciences to participate with their product and/or service ideas in the FOUND IT! Ideas Cup 2019 in order to secure a total of EUR 3,200 in prize money in addition to a professional assessment.

At the end of the application period on 24 May 2019, the Centre for Entrepreneurship received 27 applications: From practical everyday helpers to highly specialised solutions for industry; from the first draft to the sophisticated business concept, submitted in text form, as storyboard, in German and in English.

The award winners were selected on Tuesday, 11 June 2019 at 7 p.m. at the TGZ Dessau (Education Centre in Dessau-Roßlau, Kühnauer Str. 24, 06846 Dessau-Roßlau). Prior to this, a pitch event took place in which the best ten creative minds fought for the jury's favour.


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