CENTI Online China-Europe Startup Challenge @Shenyang
First Round Date: 25 July 2021 (TBC)
2021 China Shenyang Overseas Elite Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition is an official event organised by the Shenyang Science and Technology Association. Since it was held in 2015, it has been dedicated to selecting outstanding entrepreneurs, nurturing high-quality entrepreneurial projects, and providing strong support for the landing and commercialization of the projects by incorporating various activities such as the Overseas Intelligence Forum, Project Matching Meeting for High-Level Experts, Lecture Hall for Overseas High-Level Talents, and Final Roadshow.
Financial support and Funding opportunities
50,000 RMB living allowance for innovative and entrepreneurial talents who meet the requirements
Funding of 500,000 - 30 million RMB for innovative and entrepreneurial projects that meet the assessment requirements
Shenyang High-tech Zone sets up 100 million RMB of dual-innovation support funds each year to give all-round support to innovative and entrepreneurial projects and teams
Local business partnership and
Eligible projects will fully enjoy various tax relief policies such as tax relief for small and medium-sized micro-technology enterprises
There will be various policies related to support innovation and entrepreneurship in terms of talent introduction and cultivation
Eligible projects will fully enjoy various tax relief policies such as tax relief for small and medium-sized micro-technology enterprises, as well as various policies related to supporting innovation and entrepreneurship in terms of talent introduction and cultivation
July to August - Overseas first round roadshow (online)
September - Final roadshow (online)
Award certificates for the winning projects
IC Equipment Manufacturing
Software and Information Services
New Energy Vehicles
New Energy Key Components
New Energy Automotive Aftermarket Services
Intelligent Networked Vehicles
Biomedicine and Service Outsourcing
High-end Medical Devices
Cellular industry and other industries
Who can apply?
The project has independent intellectual property rights and is close to industrialized scientific and technological innovation results. And the product, technology and related patents should belong to the participating team.
The initial team should be at least 3 members, and at least 1 of them should have overseas study and working experience.
The enterprise legal person has been established for no more than 24 months and the business revenue of the previous year is generally no more than RMB 5 million.
1st prize: RMB 50,000.
2nd prize: RMB 30,000.
150,000 living allowance
500,000 - 30 million RMB project funding.
100 million yuan per year in dual innovation support funds (Shenyang High-tech Zone)