The laureate will benefit from a €100,000 first prize comprising :
→ A €30,000 grant through Genopole’s primary partner Chimex
→ Six months of free accommodation at the Genopole biocluster
→ Genopole accreditation
→ Accompaniment (business model, financial aid, recruitment, etc.)
→ Access to the biocluster’s cutting-edge technological platforms
→ Printed and web-based communication
→ A project appraisal by EY
→ A market study by Abso Conseil
→ A creation/development pack by Brunswick law firm
→ Intellectual property counselling by IP Trust Innovation
→ An expertise by innovation funding by Efficient Innovation
→ A business pitch counseling by ACM
→ Direct access to the semifinal of the worldwide competition Cleantech Open France
→ A personalized overview of the technological and competitive landscapes by TKM
→ Brand strategy coaching/logo creation by Hashtag Machine
Depending on the quality of the received dossiers, one or two special prizes estimated at €50,000 will be attributed.
What’s new this year : the laureates will have the opportunity to join the new accompaniment programs at Genopole :
The Shaker made for PhD students/post-docs/engineers with an innovative biotech project
The Booster custom-tailored for innovative biotech startups (business less than two years old).
All prizewinners will be accommodated at the Genopole biocluster in Evry (Essonne), France.