Competition for the Ljubljana University Rector Award for the Best Innovation

The Ljubljana University Incubator and the University of Ljubljana have been holding a competition for the best innovation for the ninth year in a row.

The competition is held for employees and students of the University of Ljubljana and is aimed at assisting innovations to enter the market. The prize fund is 6,000 EUR: the first prize is 3,000 EUR, the second prize is 2,000 EUR, and the third prize is 1,000 EUR.

Applications for participation are accepted until Thursday, 3 March 2019, by 11:59 p.m. The best contestants will receive the right to participate in the programme of the Ljubljana University Incubator, which will help them receive financial resources and to establish relations with investors and entrepreneurs.

Contestants will also have the opportunity to participate in seminars on the development of a business idea, protection of intellectual property, an open presentation of idea to an expert committee, during which the commercial potential of the idea will be assessed.

More detailed information on the conditions of participation, evaluation criteria and application form is available here.