Acceleration programs, grants
and awards for businesses

An educational and acceleration program for projects related to community development, education, health care, and urban economics. Organized by the GBCB Business School.


CaixaBank and Microsoft Ibérica announce the 6th edition of the WONNOW Awards, designed for female students studying science, technology, engineering and mathematics, to promote gender equity and encourage the academic, professional, personal and social achievements of STEM undergraduate students. The deadline is June 30.

FI Boost
FI Group's 5-month FI Accelerator Program. Five winners will each receive 100,000 euros. The deadline will be June 17th.

Zinemaldia Startup Challenge

The fifth San Sebastian Festival competition, aimed at national and European entrepreneurs and start-ups whose projects include new technologies applied to the audiovisual field. The deadline is June 1.

SME EnterPRIZE Awards

Insurance company Generali will select the three most sustainable small businesses in Spain. 90,000 euros will be distributed among the winners in three categories: labor well-being, environmental sustainability, and social impact. The super winner will represent Spain at an event organized by Grupo Generali in October in Brussels. The deadline is May 31.

KM ZERO Venturing

Investment program for scaling foodtech startups. Consider foodtech projects: ecology, digitalization, new technologies/ingredients. The deadline is May 28.

HIBA Startup Europe Awards

Award for startups for innovation and breakthrough ideas in the agribusiness sector. Ideas or products must meet the challenges of digitalization, inclusion in agriculture. The winner will receive support and mentoring from technical experts. The deadline is May 19.

Sacyr iChallenges
Accelerator program by a Spanish development company. Need to focus on three problems - adapting roads to new transportation patterns, combating pollution in wastewater treatment plants, and optimal forecasting for construction. The deadline is May 18.

Startup Capital
A grant of up to 100,000 euros for newly created technology startups. Must be used to fund business plan activities, including administration and marketing. The deadline is May 16.

Reimagine Textile 2023

Program for entrepreneurs or startups (up to 5 years old) in the textile sector Projects that include smart, functional and sustainable fabrics, eco-design, wearable clothing, innovative materials, built on a closed-loop economy. Deadline is May 15.

Premi Ruralapps

Catalan government award for individuals who have developed software for agrifood, forestry and/or agriculture. Prizes from 2,000 to 5,000 euros. The deadline is May 15.