Do you know what successful startups such as Bellabeat, Dronamics, Oradian or Rimac Automobili have in common? They all come from the Balkan region!

Pioneers is on behalf of the World Bank and the European Commission looking for the next generation of rising stars from this vibrant region.

All eligible startups will receive a comprehensive training and preparation package and then have the unique opportunity to pitch in front of high profile experts at our semi-finals in Belgrade (10-12 November). By the way: Pitching at the Semi Finals comes with a free one-day pass for Belgrade Venture Forum. From there, 50 selected finalists will move on to a very exclusive Investor Conference in Zagreb (3-4 December, hosted by Balkan Venture Forum). For this final event there will be 100+ regional and international venture capitalists and business angels that invest in the Balkan region.

Last but not least, the winners will have the chance to negotiate a total of EUR 200,000 in seed investments by Speedinvest and J&T Ventures.

Check the website and Facebook for more details.

Apply here until Sunday, August 31st 2015!

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