Xiamen          

Startup Challenge @ London

​Agenda

01

12 May - 30 June

 

Online Application

02

31 June - 20 July

Initial online selection

03

21 July - 15 August

 

Shortlisting announcement 

04

September

 

London Final Pitching event 

What you can get

Pitch for exposure and get a global platform to present your company

Global Exposure 

Meet with experts and investors to have Business insight of China 

Insight of China

Participate in Global challenge and get access to Chinese investors and funds

Potential Funding

cash reward

1st

2nd

3rd

$10,000 for the first prize,

$5,000 for each second prize 

$2,000 for each third prize

100+ projects participate each year

11+ companies get up to $1.4 million of entrepreneurial start-up funds 

finalist

incubation

Up to 500 sqm of Incubation

spaces free rent for five years

What you need to​ know 

Selection Criteria
Final Process 
Who can apply

BRIEF OF XIAMEN

​HIGH TECH ZONE

With a total incubation area of more than 1 million square meters, it has 3 state-level (A-class) technology business incubator platforms, and thousands of graduated enterprises. The annual incomes of more than 200 enterprises have exceeded 100 million CNY. The cultivation system of "co-working – incubator – accelerator - industrial park” is constantly improving.  

INVESTMENTS & FUNDINGS

In 2017, it helped 500 talent enterprises to obtain financing of over 5 billion CNY. The financial “running water” provides a continuous source of innovation and entrepreneurship for talents. 
 

PREFERENTIAL POLICIES

Xiamen government allocates 150 million CNY of the special financial funds each year. Up to 5 million CNY of entrepreneurial start-up funds and 100-500 square meters of entrepreneurial sites (free rent for five years) for the introduced leading entrepreneurial talents 

HOW TO JOIN 

​GLOBAL STARTUP CHALLENGE

​Contact hello@centi.group to know more

CENTI

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