Strasbourg offers many opportunities for you to participate in many competitions, calls for projects and events that will guide you into developing your project. What's more, should you be enthusiastic about obtaining national status as a student entrepreneur, a specilized centre supporting student innovation and entrepreneurship, will help you to complete all the necessary procedures.
Pôle de l'entrepreneuriat étudiant ETENA, the cluster for student innovation, technology transfer and entrepreneurship (PEPITE), is meant for students and recent graduates of an institution of higher education in the local area, who have a desire to be entrepreneurial. The cluster provides them with access to training and support to start up or take over a company. More information on national student entrepreneur status and on the website of student entrepreneurs. .
ALSACE TECH INNOVATIVE BUSINESS PROJECT COMPETITION
Have you considered creating your own start-up company that will offer an innovative product or service, with a multidisciplinary team (3 to 5 students from 3 different schools/departments)? Then this contest, run by the Alsace Tech network, is the one for you.
INNOVATIVE STUDENT ENTREPRENEUR COMPETITION
TANGO & SCAN CALL FOR PROJECTS
The Tango & Scan programme facilitates meetings between an actor of the creative or digital economy in the Eurometropolis of Strasbourg and an actor of another sector, so that they can work on a joint project together. The projects must meet a precise set of specifications emphasizing originality and innovation, amongst other criteria.
JEUNE PROFESSIONNEL CREATIF
The "Jeune Professionnel Créatif" (Creative Young Professional) programme awards a prize to a young professional (up to 3 years after graduating), or student in the last year of his or her course, to complete a creative business project concerning a product, a service or a company's organisation More information here.
EUROPEAN ENTREPRENEURSHIP WEEK
During this event coordinated by the Eurodistrict Strasbourg Ortenau and held in parallel with Global Entrepreneurship Week which takes place in November, various partners hold workshops, seminars, round tables and other activities on the themes of business creation, entrepreneurship, start-ups, and more.