Students and staff from NOBALIS partner universities are very warmly welcomed to participate in the second round of NOBALIS Entrepreneurial and Innovation Capacity Development Programme. We are looking for teams working on food, biotechnology and bioresource related ideas. The program will take place over a 3-month period combining joint online sessions and hybrid events in partner universities. Teams have a chance to win the 1000€ main prize for the best team + additional prizes by NOBALIS partner universities for their best teams.

We are looking for 2-5 person teams, who would work on their business idea towards a business model and a product/service.

The programme:

  • The Idea Hackathon on Oct. 4th focused on the focused on ideation/preliminary development of the initial ideas. The best teams are selected to continue in the mentoring programme.
  • Mentoring session: 3 workshops to develop business model, product development and MVP, sales and marketing, fundraising (public and private), pitching skills, and 1:1 mentoring for teams.
    • Session 1: Oct. 18th
    • Session 2: Nov. 8th
    • Session 3: Nov. 29th
  • Demo Day on Dec. 13th: teams pitch their ideas in front of the international jury.

How to participate?

Fill in the registration form by Sept. 24th at the link

For questions and more information please contact Kadri Uus, kadri(at)