In collaboration with Innovation Centre Kosovo (ICK), the Kosovo Investment and Enterprise Support Agency (KIESA) and the EFSE Development Facility (EFSE DF), Ye! is running a Startup Video Competition to recognize the most promising young entrepreneurs in Kosovo.
Showcase your startup among the Kosovo & international startup and investors community
Get feedback on your startup from business leaders and experienced investors
Attend the Ye! BoostCamp; meet potential business partners and investors
Win the prestigious Kosovo Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award and cash prize; get free coaching and incubation services!
Award & Prize
Round 1 – 20 participants will be selected to receive the Ye! BoostCamp training in Pristina, a 4-day training and networking event for startups
Round 2 – 8 participants will pitch their startup at the Ye! Kosovo Pitching Event, hosted in partnership with KIESA
Round 3 – The final winner will receive the Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award of KIESA and a cash prize of EUR 1,500 sponsored by TEB Bank. 2nd and 3rd place winners will receive optional interest-free loans offered by TEB Bank.
All participants can receive up to six months of coaching by Kosovo and international business experts. Eligible startups can receive free incubation service provided by ICK.
How does it work?
Register/Log in to your Ye! Account
Submit a video to tell us about your startup (2~3 minutes)
* The video can be a product demo, a pitch, a presentation or a promotion video. You can be creative!
Share your video and invite people to vote for you
Submission period: Mar 29-Jul 31, 2016
Mar 29–Jul 31: Submission & Public voting
Aug 15: Announce 20 participants of BoostCamp
* The projects will be evaluated based on both the number of votes and the business idea
Sep (at the BoostCamp): Announce 8 projects that will present at the pitching event
Sep (at the Award Ceremony): Announce the Entrepreneur of the Year Award
Note: The date of the BoostCamp is to be finalized. We will announce it soon.
For more information, click HERE.