Whether as an individual or in a team - all university members have the chance to receive up to 7,500 euros for their start-up idea. KickStart funding enables founders to put the potential of their idea through its paces. To participate, applicants must submit an application via the online form by 22 September and take part in the pitch on 5 October.
Budget for material costs and consulting services
Over a total period of six months, the winners will be allowed to order a budget of up to 7,500 euros for materials, components, special consulting services and, in individual cases, special equipment or software to further develop their idea. In addition, they have access to the premises, services, events and exchange opportunities in the Founders Space and the Innovation Space as well as the mentoring support of the Founders Space.
"KickStart@FH" funds are part of a funding project of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) within the framework of the programme "Research at Universities of Applied Sciences" (measure "StartUpLab@FH", funding code 13 FH021SU8).
FAQs and the link to the application form can be found here: https://www.hnu.de/transfer/entrepreneurship-gruendung/kickstarthnu