Your start-up – Your future
The competition „Your start-up – Your future” is a flagship and well-recognized initiative in the north-eastern Poland of the Park offering support to young start-ups. The competition is addressed to all people who have an idea for an innovative business and who have modest resources to run it. Since 2014, 4 companies have been promoted through the Competition, and several dozens of innovative ideas have come to light. Participation in the competition is not just a chance for the main prize. It is also an opportunity to go with your idea to a wide range of mentors and business people who often, regardless of the results of the Competition, support participants with their advice and knowledge.
Competition „Your start-up – Your future” 2018
The winner of the 5th jubilee edition was the Wingdom project – educational homes for children, created by Agata Kamińska and Anna Kłosowska. The project assumes the production of modular multi-purpose houses for children with a Home Activity Program dedicated to them. The winning project received the main prize of PLN 30,000 funded by the Ełk Science and Technology Park, PLN 10,000 from the Competition’s sponsor – the company Koma Sp. z o.o., as well as a double voucher for free post-graduate studies at the University of Economy in Bydgoszcz, Branch in Ełk and training with a mentor from the Kogito Ventures Fund.
12 projects applied for the competition, of which 10 took part in the Final Gala. The competition already had a jubilee 5th edition and 48 projects have so far participated in it. Of the 4 winners of previous editions, 3 works on. Another – the fifth – is today’s laureate of the Wingdom project.
Winners and sponsors of previous editions of the Competition:
2014 – Main Prize – PLN 20,000, winner: Bonbonierka
2015 – Main Prize – PLN 20,000, Sponsor’s Award – PLN 10,000, sponsor – Kode Sp. J., winner: Skyflar
2016 – Main Prize – 20,000 PLN, Sponsor’s Award – 10,000 PLN, sponsor: Suwalska Special Economic Zone S.A., winner of Ti-Con Sp. z o.o.
2017 – Main Prize – PLN 20,000, Sponsor’s Rewards: voucher for post-graduate studies at the University of Economy in Bydgoszcz, 10-hour shadow manager training funded by the Interim Managers Association, a marketing campaign worth PLN 5,000 sponsored by Biznes Marketing Consulting Group, winner : Saphiro
2018 – Main Prize PLN 30,000, Sponsors’ Rewards: PLN 10,000 (Koma Sp. O.o.), voucher for post-graduate studies at the University of Economy in Bydgoszcz, mentor training funded by Kogito Ventures; winner: Wingdom We invite you today to participate in the next 6th edition of the competition „Your start-up – Your future.
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