Suzhou Venture Contest 2020


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About The Contest

We are looking for high impact start-ups that are ready for their next expansion phase, passionate founders and co-founders who are looking to commercialize their technology, and builders who have an idea that they want to validate.

The Suzhou Government is offering unprecedented support to attract companies and talents and this is your opportunity. 10 applicants will be provided the chance to pitch to distinguished guests and top venture capital leaders. Sign up here now, registration will only take 5 minutes.

The application deadline is 10th of June .

Awards and Prizes

Attractive Cash Prizes

6 selected projects will win attractive cash prizes worth RMB$100,000. There are 3 second runner-up prizes (RMB$10,000), 2 first runner-up prizes (RMB$20,000) and 1 top prize (RMB$30,000).

Subsidized China Trip

6 of the top 10 participants will get sponsored trips to China (accommodation and travel) to compete in the Suzhou Venture Week, where up to RMB$300,000 cash is offered (subject to further updates due to COVID-19 situation).

Access to Collaborations

Winning regional finalists (6 of 10 selected projects) are announced locally and regionally, and gain access to a pool of qualified mentors and investors who can help accelerate your project.

Strong Government Support

This contest is sponsored by the Suzhou Municipal City and aims to foster innovation and entrepreneurship in the city. A series of cash grants (worth RMB$2,000,000-RMB$6,500,000) are available for strong projects.

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Supporting Partners

2019 Winners