ANJE Startup Accelerator - Call for Applications
The National Association of Young Entrepreneurs (ANJE) has launched
an initiative to support the development of new startups, the ANJE Startup Accelerator.
The program aims to support the creation of 10 technology-based startups and
the selected groups may be awarded a prize up to 22,000 euros per project.
The acceleration program has a six-week duration (May and June 2015) and uses an
innovative methodology, which focuses attention on the so-called
"hard" and "soft skills" of entrepreneurs, as well as the
conduct of the participating projects. It will cover the 4 sequential phases that generically
correspond to the common process of evolution of a business idea for a
1: Launching the Call by means of an on-line application form:
Open Call Period: 13 –
Publication of results: 30/04/2015
2: Workshop introducing the Lean Start-up methodology and selection of 10 teams/projects
that will move on to the next phase.
Workshop date: 05, 06, 12,
13, 19, 20 and 26/05/2015
Publication of results (10
3: Six-week acceleration programme at ANJE in Porto – Portugal for 10
teams/start-ups, maximum 30 participants.
period: 27/05/2015 to 30/06/2015
ANJE, Rua Paulo Gama, 4169-006 Porto
Phase 4: Entrepreneurship Conference
will be a 5-minute presentation, with slides/video for each start-up and panels to debate the latest technological
trends and emerging markets.
The application must be
submitted at http://www.inovaportugal.com/asa.