Prizes

COMPANY PRIZE

It’s for the best innovative company that shows the capacity of being able to generate significant and positive social, territorial, cultural and environmental returns.
Participants must be new entrepreneurs who already have a company and a consolidated team with: – either a turnover of at least 100,000 euros – or an industrial or financial partner who can attest the value These last two requisites are not necessary only for those who are applying for prizes in the Bio/Med/Life Sciences/Health Care sectors, given that they have their own methods and timeframes for development.

PRIZE VALUE:

300,000 euros  in cash from the Progetto Marzotto.
25,000 euros in assistance programmes from the CUOA Foundation.


COMPANY IDEA PRIZE

It is reserved for teams whose average age is under 35, and it consists of monetary recognition, mentorship assistance and periods of residence in company incubators, accelerators and scientific and technological parks of partners with dedicated programmes, in order to turn ideas into a company. Physical persons, project teams and innovative startups are allowed to participate.

PRIZE VALUE:

50,000 euros in cash from the Progetto Marzotto.
25,000 euros in assistance programmes from the CUOA Business School.
20,000 euros  in assistance programmes from the 012 Factory Academy
1.102,000 euros in total value for residency periods within network incubators.

AlmaCube/Bologna, Bioindustry Park/Colleretto Giacosa (TO), BP Cube/Pesaro, Campania NewSteel/Napoli, Centuria/Cesena, CesenaLab/Cesena, ComoNExT/Lomazzo (CO), Consorzio Arca/Palermo, Digital Borgo/Pescara, Digital Magics/Milano, FabriQ/Milano, Fashion Technology Accelerator/Milano; Fondazione Filarete/Milano, Friuli Innovazione/Udine, Future Food/Bologna, H-FARM/Roncade (TV), I3P/Torino, Impact Hub/Milano, Industrio Ventures/Rovereto (TN), JCube/Jesi (AN), Kilometro Rosso/Bergamo, LUISS ENLABS – LVenture Group/Roma, Make a Cube3/Milano, M31/Padova, Parco Tecnologico Padano/Lodi, PoliHub/Milano, Polo Meccatronica/Rovereto (TN), Progetto Manifattura/Rovereto (TN), SELLALAB/Biella, SocialFare/Torino, Talent Garden/Milano, TIM #WCap/Roma, Toscana Life Science Foundation/Siena, VEGA/Marghera (VE), Wylab/Chiavari (GE).

 


AMAZON LAUNCHPAD AWARD

The Award is for the most innovative product startup, ready to undergo a placement process in the global marketplace through Amazon Launchpad. The prize is for the category: Company Prize. PRIZE VALUE Apart from becoming part of the Amazon Launchpad programme, the winning startup’s product will be considered for a launch in a specific market, with storefront positioning and specialized marketing and communication activities.

PRIZE VALUE:
The prize is not redeemable in cash.

 


AMAZON WEB SERVICES SPECIAL PRIZE

Award dedicated to rewarding one disrupting and innovative startup that is ready to scale and grow by leveraging AWS cloud through promotional credits.
These credits will allow the startup to benefit from: compute power, storage, database, content delivery, analytics and other services.
The prize is reserved to the categories: Company Prize and Company Idea Prize.

PRIZE VALUE:
The Prize is not redeemable in cash.

 


AUBAY DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION SPECIAL PRIZE

This is an award that goes to two startups that offers innovative solutions and products in the digitilization of industrial and distribution processes. They will receive a special acceleration programme from Aubay. The prize is for one startup in both of the competition categories: Company Prize and Company Idea Prize.

PRIZE VALUE:
100,000 euros for two assistance programmes. The prize is not redeemable in cash.

 


CAPITOL ONE | COPERNICO | MARZOTTO VENTURE ACCELERATOR SPECIAL PRIZE

The Special Prize will be assigned to two startups from any of the Premio Marzotto 2017 categories and consists in a 6-month acceleration program, with facilities offered by Capitol One, Copernico and Marzotto Venture Accelerator. The Award is addressed to both classes: Company Prize and Company Idea Prize.

PRIZE VALUE:
100,000 euros for two assistance programmes. The Prize is not redeemable in cash.

 


CISCO SPECIAL PRIZE

Prize for a startup that offers innovative solutions and products in the ICT/IOT tech sector and for transformation into Industry 4.0, and to which a special three-month acceleration is offered. Technologies of interest: Collaboration, Big Data & Analytics, Cybersecurity, IoT e Cloud. The prize is for the category: Company Prize.

PRIZE VALUE
:
50,000 euros in an assistance programme. The prize is not redeemable in cash.

 


CORPORATE FAST TRACK SPECIAL PRIZE

An open innovation programme which includes a network of industrial groups already committed to selecting a startup, in order to help the startup grow, by finding common development solutions. Companies involved: Gruppo Vinicolo Santa Margherita, illycaffè, SANTEX RIMAR GROUP, Selle Royal Group, ZCube – Research Venture Zambon Group. It involves both of the two categories: Company Prize and Company Idea Prize.

PRIZE VALUE:

The Prize will allow the chosen startup to find an industrial partner and a prospective industrial investor in their market sector. The prize is not redeemable in cash.

 


EY SPECIAL PRIZE

Prize for a startup operating in the following sectors: Clean/Energy Tech, FinTech/RegTech, ICT/IOT Tech, Industry 4.0, Life Science, Transportation/Logistics, and to which an assistance programme is offered. It involves both of the two categories: Company Prize and Company Idea Prize.

PRIZE VALUE:
50,000 euros for an assistance programme. The prize is not redeemable in cash.

 


INGDAN FAR EAST DEVELOPMENT SPECIAL PRIZE

A special acceleration programme from IngDan, an international platform which links up Italian innovators with Asian producers, distributors and investors, offered to a startup that already has a finished product that is marketable and requires international distribution support. The prize is for the category: Company Prize

PRIZE VALUE:
75,000 euros for an assistance programme. The prize is not redeemable in cash.

 


INVITALIA SPECIAL PRIZE

This prize is for one startup operating in the following sectors: Clean/Energy Tech, FinTech/RegTech, Life Science, Industry 4.0, Transportation/Logistic, to which an assistance programme is offered. The prize is for the category: Company Prize.

PRIZE VALUE:
50,000 euros for an assistance programme. The prize is not redeemable in cash.

The winning startup will be evaluated by INVITALIA VENTURES SGR, according to ordinary procedures established by the Fondo Italia Venture Regulations, and will be able to benefit from an equity co-investment, with an injection of private capital for a total investment value of up to 1 million euros.

 


UNICREDIT START LAB SPECIAL PRIZE

Fifth edition of the prize promoted by UniCredit Start Lab, which is a programme of acceleration, coaching, management training and financial resources developed by UniCredit to support startups and innovative PMIs that implement new technologies. The prize is open to all sector applications. The prize is for at least one startup in both of the competition categories: Company Prize and t Company Idea Prize.

PRIZE VALUE:
150,000 euros for two assistance programmes. The prize is not redeemable in cash.