EIT Digital Challenge

There are presently no open calls for submissions.

Ready to scale up? 

Are you a fast growing European technology startup ready to scale? Does your product / service leverage digital technology applied to industry, cities, wellbeing, infrastructure or finance? Do you already have market traction, customers and revenue? Are you growing at a double digit pace or faster?

Do you need support in international customer acquisition and fundraising?


Compete against the best digital startups from all across Europe in 5 categories:

  • Digital Industry
  • Digital Cities
  • Digital Wellbeing
  • Digital Infrastructure
  • Digital Finance

 We will select the 15 most innovative European startups in these fields and help them succeed globally.

Win up to €50,000 in cash, access to EIT Digital’s pan-European innovation network, as well as the chance to join the EIT Digital Accelerator for a full year, supporting you to find international customers and raise Series A financing to scale up your business.
Go to www.challenge.eitdigital.eu for more information on the categories and prizes!

Who can apply?
To be eligible for the contest, you have to meet the following criteria:

  • Startup incorporated in one of the 28 member states of the European Union
  • Evidence of market traction, customers and revenue
  • Growing at a double digit pace or more
  • Ready to scale internationally

The submission phase is open from May 18 until July 31, 2016.
(Please note that the end submission date shown below has the format Month/Day/Year, so 7/31/2016 = July 31, 2016)

If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact us at challenge@eitdigital.eu.