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Vernadsky Challenge 2019
April 17 - April 18
Vernadsky Challenge 2019 | Appplications until April 1 | Online
Vernadsky Challenge is an engineering startup competition with grant funding equivalent 2М UAH (≈ $70k)
We are interested in:
- space technologies: rockets, rocket launch mechanics, satellites, space engineering
- active bioelectronics: biotechnology medicine, prosthesis and exoskeletons, medical gadgets, medical equipment
The teams with the most promising ideas will be awarded with the grant funding equivalent 2М UAH (≈ $70k). The competition is open both for ideas and for projects with a working prototype.
The competition is being held since 2015 and was initiated by the philanthropist and Noosphere founder Max Polyakov. The mission of Vernadsky Challenge is to help talented engineers develop their innovative products. The total sum granted to Vernadsky Challenge winners is 7М UAH years to date. 7 of 10 Vernadsky Challenge winners have taken part in CES and TechCrunch Disrupt, raised capital on Kickstarter and Indiegogo or received grants and investment from other contests and venture funds after their triumphant debut on our stage. 21 of 34 finalists have reached prototyping or manufacturing stage.
To apply visit vernadskychallenge.com, download and fill in the application form and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application deadline is March 20th, 2019. Best 10 startups pitches and Vernadsky Challenge finals will be held on April 17-18 within the Noosphere Space Summit.
Do not miss the opportunity to receive grant funding, professional expertise and access to innovative scientific and technological solutions developed by Noosphere.
For more details visit: vernadskychallenge.com