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Mannheim Existenzgründungspreis 2014

The winners of last year's competition The winners of last year's competition

Founders and young entrepreneurs can now apply for the ‘Mannheim Existenzgründerpreis 2014’, a competition for innovative Mannheim start-ups. The contest is conducted by the business magazine ‘Mannheim – Stadt im Quadrat’ and participants can apply until June 19th, 2013.

Your application has to fulfil the following requirements

  • Your venture was founded after July 1st, 2011.
  •         Your venture’s headquarter is placed in Mannheim.
  •         Your venture operates in one of the following industries: Information technology, communication technology, Medical engineering, Bioengineering, Music Industry, Creative industry.

The winner of the award will win the symbolic sum of 2014 Euros and will be presented by Mannheim’s mayor Dr. Peter Kurz. The second prize of the competition is a photo shooting worth 1500 Euros, sponsored by Mannheim’s founder network ‘Start im Quadrat’.

An independent jury, chaired by Michael Grunert – publisher and chairman of the   faculty for economic and structural development, will choose the winners.

Mannheim’s mayor Dr. Peter Kurz and economic mayor Michael Grötsch will present the award at a big gala event with many guests from politics and different industries.

Application Details:

Please submit your standardized ‘Onepager’ application to the faculty for economic and structural development of the city of Mannheim until June, 19th 2013.

Fachbereich für Wirtschafts- und Strukturförderung der Stadt Mannheim

Matthias Henel

Tel.: 0621 293-2154

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