Fondazione Marche, Marche Region, Chamber of Commerce of Ancona, Università Politecnica delle Marche and City of Ancona present the Call for ideas for the third edition of “ECAPITAL Culture Adriatic Start Up School” for the creation of Start Up in the cultural field especially in the Adriatic – Ionian Macro Region.
The competition takes its cue from ECAPITAL – Business Plan Competition, which for 18 years has promoted the creation of innovative companies in the Marche region (Italy), involving students in business plan projects.
Ecapital Culture – Adriatic Start Up School is aimed to young people, mainly from the Countries of the Adriatic-Ionian Macro Region, motivated to give birth to a business in order to enhance the cultural heritage of the area. The primary objective is to create the conditions so that these young people, using their skills and their creativity, could achieve their own business idea, gathering the enormous opportunities offered to them by the cultural heritage of the Macro Region.
The initiative offers to participants an educational experience aimed at developing the project of their own business idea in the field of culture, converting it into an enterprise.
It is possible to apply exclusively online on the website, filling in the application form, starting from the 15th of January 2019 (opening date of the Call), within 12:00 am of the 17th of March 2019.
The requests for participation that will be not completed with all the information required in the online application form, or that will be submitted after the deadline, will be automatically excluded from the selection.
Applications received not later than the 17th of March 2019, will be evaluated by an special Technical Scientific Committee. The Technical Scientific Committee will assess the applications according to the following criteria:
- CV and English knowledge
- Quality of the Business Idea presented
- Presence of the “comfort letter”
They will take care to inform participants, not later than 17th April 2019, about the acceptance ofthe application. For more information check here.