The competition is open to physical persons, project teams, startup companies, already established companies, cooperatives and associations. Entrepreneurial plans must have Italy as their legal headquarters and development base. They must also have a positive social and economic outcome mainly in Italy, with a particular emphasis on creating employment.
The prize participants must be of legal age. There are no upper age limits to participate, except for the Company Idea Prize which is reserved to people under 35 years of age. For team projects, the average age of the participants will be considered. Subjects who were finalists in past editions of the Gaetano Marzotto Prize may not compete in 2017 with the same project in the same category. Subjects wishing to participate must present their project plans on the platform available on the www.premiogaetanomarzotto.it site in the section “PARTECIPA” by and not after June 12, 2017. Projects submitted by mail, on paper or that do not follow all the listed prerequisites will not be considered.
In order to qualify for the competition, the entrepreneurial project presented must: