Scope & results

The competition aimed at promoting entrepreneurship and innovation, development of small and medium enterprises in Ukraine.

Target group: students and graduates from Ukrainian universities.

The competition objectives included:

  • increasing knowledge about new technologies among prospective entrepreneurs,
  • promoting new funding opportunities for future Ukrainian entrepreneurs,
  • development of human capital and business skills.

The competition covered the following topics:

  • innovation,
  • new ICT technologies,
  • e-business, e-commerce, e-services.

Participants of the competition took part in business skills training conducted by Polish and Ukrainian experts, video conferences with top business experts on how to develop their business plan. Eight best participants presented their business plans at the final conference and had an opportunity to share their business ideas with potential investors.

Organizers provided the financial awards for 3 winners of the competition in the equivalent of $1 000. All participants of the competition received the certificates of participation and consolation awards.

Project information

Type of Action: CSA – Coordination and support action

Programme: Polish Aid

Financed by: Ministry of Foreign Affairs Republic of Poland within the programme Polish Aid

Duration: 1 March 2014 – 31 December 2014