The goal of the incubation program are to found a social or green impact enterprise and to implement the first steps towards successful market entry. The incubation program is aimed at people who have founded a social & green enterprise in the last 12 months or plan to do so in the next 12 months ( >> Click here to find the teams that are currently in our Social & Green Business start-up program! ) .
And here is the whole package again
+ 15 hours of 1:1 coaching from our experts and mentors
+ 12 months office workspace and use of various meeting rooms in the UNICORN Startup & Innovation Hub
+ 14 specialist workshops on numerous facets of corporate development (financing, crowdfunding, sales, etc.) and impact analysis
+ Promotion of your start-up across all channels of the Social Business Hub Styria
+ Presence at our topic and networking events
+ Integration into the Styrian social business community
Additional bonus for founders who start the incubation program as part of the GRESODI community in May 2024:
+ 3 individual coaching sessions (diagnostic sessions) for strategy development)
+ 6 specific workshops on digital or green/social entrepreneurship topics
+ 1 voucher worth €1,000 for digitalization or sustainable (green) project measures
+ Opportunities for international exchange and collaboration: Expand your network and get to know other social entrepreneurs from the partner regions Hungary (Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén) and Spain (Catalonia).
Participation in a video pitch competition within the GRESODI community with the chance to win a study visit to one of the partner regions.
You need these documents for submission:
- Social Business Model Canvas SBHS TEMPLATE
- Implementation Resource Plan_SBHS TEMPLATE
- Pitch deck (max. 10 slides)
- CVs of the applicants
You can submit until 7 April, 2024, 11:59 p.m. using the form here.
The final jury decision takes place as part of a pitch event to which the best submissions are invited. The date of the jury meeting and who will be invited will be announced.