Propel promising disruptive technology from the lab and into the world.

Here at Digital Science we have our prestigious Catalyst Grant programme that offers funding for scientific startups of up to £25,000 to help people develop an idea for research software into a prototype. If you want to find out more you can check out our latest podcast: From Scientist to Entrepreneur – you may even pick up some tips!

However, there are also other initiatives out there, including that of Hello Tomorrow, an international, non-profit initiative that promotes early-stage scientific startups with an aim to solve major industrial and societal challenges.
Hello Tomorrow also have their Hello Tomorrow Challenge. Now in its 4th edition, it’s an international competition, open to both infant and mature stage deep-tech startups, which aims to propel promising disruptive technology from the lab and into the world.

Contestants have until June 1st, 2017 to apply for the Challenge. The grand prize winner will be awarded €100,000, and each track finalist will be awarded €15,000. Winners will be announced at their Global Summit. There are a total of ten tracks you can enter: http://challenge.hello-tomorrow.org