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Start Cup Toscana

Start Cup Toscana is the competition that rewards the best entrepreneurial initiatives with a high technological content and coming from the world of research. It is created in collaboration with PNI Cube and offers the possibility of transforming an idea into a company, with the support of training activities and with assistance in drafting the business plan.

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Start Cup Toscana is a competition that rewards the best entrepreneurial initiatives and is held, on a rotational basis, at one of the Tuscan Universities or High Schools: University of Florence, University of Pisa, University of Siena, University for Foreigners of Siena, Scuola Superiore Sant 'Anna, Scuola IMT Advanced Studies Lucca and Scuola Normale Superiore.

It is an initiative financed and sponsored by the Tuscany Region and is part of Giovanisì, the regional project for the autonomy of young people.

The best business plans that have submitted the Business Plan will be invited to participate in the final event of the Start Cup Toscana 2023, which will be held on October 16, 2023 from 9 am at Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna. On that occasion, the jury will determine the winners of the competition, integrating the evaluation of the Business Plan with the evaluation of the oral presentation of the finalist projects.

The top three winners will receive a cash prize and possibly services and will participate by right in the "PNI National Innovation Award", which will be held from 30 November to 1 December in Milan.

Applications open until September 15th 2023 by filling out the form at the LINK