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Top 10 reasons to join the >>venture>> competition

In a world filled with numerous startup competitions, the choice can often feel daunting.

So, why should you consider OUR startup competition? Here's what's in it for you:

  1. Up to CHF 150,000 in Non-Dilutive Cash Prizes: A chance to secure vital funding without giving up equity or paying any interest.

  2. Access to Our Vast Network of Experts: Forge connections with industry veterans who can provide guidance and mentorship, and connect with potential investors who can help fuel your startup's growth.

  3. Mentoring Opportunity: Receive invaluable insights from experienced professionals in the field.

  4. Pitch Training: Hone your pitching skills to perfection. Our pitch training will prepare you to present your startup with confidence and impact.

  5. IPI Voucher + Workshops: Protect your innovative ideas and creations with the support of the Swiss Federal Institute of Intellectual Property (IPI). Safeguard your intellectual property and gain a competitive edge. Just by applying you'll receive a CHF 300 voucher valid at the IPI.

  6. Chance to Win a Business Consulting Package from McKinsey & Company: Reserved for the 1st place winners of each vertical – a golden opportunity to receive expert guidance from one of the world's leading consulting firms.

  7. Visibility and Recognition: Gain exposure for your startup and build your brand in the entrepreneurial community.

  8. Audience Award: If you make it past the first round, you'll have the exciting possibility to compete in our Audience Award. This means a chance to win up to CHF 10,000 more, thanks to the votes of our engaged and supportive audience.

  9. Feedback for Growth: Throughout your journey with >>venture>>, you'll receive consistent and constructive feedback. With your submitted application, you'll receive written feedback from our jurors. Whether during the evaluation of your application, draft feedback events, mentoring program, or through a dedicated startup coach if you're selected for the Audience Award, we're here to help you refine your startup.

  10. Free Application: No fees involved – your journey starts with a simple, cost-free application.

So ready to take the plunge and participate in a startup competition? Join hundreds of startups on this adventure! If so, let's venture forward together!

Get started today. Still not sure? Dive into our alumni feedback to see for yourself. Download our playbooks to learn more.


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