Open Call for Entrepreneurial talents

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Do you have an innovative idea and are in the process of starting up a company? Do you need help developing your product, prototypes or testing your business model? Do you have another challenge where you would need help? 

Join Start-up AA program and apply for call for Entrepreneurial talents and bring your idea a step further to a successful startup with the help of experienced mentors and experts and the support from the cross-border acceleration programme.

Among all submitted idea proposals 10 best individuals or teams with innovative business ideas will be selected and will be provided with precious support to develop idea further.

What will you get?

  • 8 hours of individual consulting from two dedicated expert consultants,
  • Voucher in the value of 1.000€, which you can use for developing and testing your prototype, consulting, mentoring, office space rental and equipment rental from service providers from Start-up Alpe Adria program area, 
  • Up to 20 hours of support from Startup AA project team, to provide you with: promotional support through Start:up Alpe Adria platform, support at finding new team members from Slovenia and Austria, networking support and help at finding potential investors and other cross border stakeholders of the startup ecosystem.


Who can apply?

Application is open for:
  • individuals or teams, who have the desire to establish a new startup company, which will be based on an innovative  product, service or business model and that is in the idea or development phase.
  • the core team or individual has to be located in the Start-up Alpe Adria program area which consists of the following 17 regions in the partner countries Slovenia and Austria:
    Slovenia: Gorenjska, Koroška, Savinjska, Podravska, Pomurska, Osrednjeslovenska, Goriška, Zasavska
    Austria: Oststeiermark, West- and Südsteiermark, Graz, Östliche Obersteiermark, Westliche Obersteiermark, Unterkärnten, Klagenfurt-Villach, Oberkärnten, Südburgenland

Sounds attractive to you?

Submit your idea proposal as soon as possible.

for submiting idea proposal is 18th October 2019.

Find more info about the call and submit your idea proposal here.