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K-Startup Grand Challenge 2017

04.05.2017  03:36

The Korean K-Startup Grand Challenge 2017 is open for applications. The Korean government is inviting global entrepreneurs and startups to take part in a four-month accelerating program from 7th August to 30th November, at Pangyo Techno Vally in Korea. A golden opportunity to meet the tech-savvy business and R&D communities in Korea. At the end of the accelerating program, the government will host a Demo Day, where 25 startups will be selected. These 25 startups will be eligible for an additional $27,000 grant in equal instalments over six months if they establish a legal entity in Korea.

Grants for Top 4 Startups

Top Prize: $100,000

Second Prize: $40,000

Second Runner-up: $20,000

Third Runner-up: $6,000

In addition for the 50 startups going to Korea,  a total of 12.000USD is provided to cover the four months living expenses while in Korea.

Application deadline is 7th June.
http://www.k-startupgc.org/index.html

For further information or assistance, please contact

Maria Skou, Head of Innovation Centre Denmark in Seoul
marisk@um.dk

Or

Torben Orla Nielsen, Innovation & Research Counsellor at ICDK Seoul
torbni@um.dk