EIT Digital Challenge

Publication date
August 9, 2022
September 19, 2022
Short description

Scale up your deep tech business

Apply to the 9th edition of the EIT Digital Challenge, the leading pan-European competition for digital deep tech scaleups and become the next European success story!

The top 20 companies will be invited to an exclusive event to pitch in front of a panel of experts and investors as well as participate in the matchmaking sessions with invited corporates and investors.

The winners will receive waived entry into the 12-month Accelerator Program worth €50,000. They will get dedicated services in international Access to Finance and Business Development by the EIT Digital Accelerator team.

We’re looking for fast-growing European ‘deep tech’ companies with a differentiating product offering that leverages sophisticated, hard-to-reproduce digital technologies.

The EIT Digital Challenge aims to identify the best European deep tech entrepreneurs and help them scale up internationally, supporting the European deep tech ecosystem.

Since its launch in 2014, the competition has attracted thousands of applications from more than 33 European countries. Many of the winning scaleups have moved on to become internationally successful companies. Now it’s your turn to shine!

Submit your application by September 19, 2022.

Prize package

The best five companies will receive a full year of tailored international growth support by the EIT Digital Accelerator worth €50,000 to scale up their business.

  • Raise your next Series A or B round from international investors with the support of an experienced Access to Finance team;
  • Get coached on your market readiness and go-to-market strategy to support your international goal ambitions;
  • Leverage EIT Digital’s 350+ Pan-European network of top European corporations, investors, SMEs, universities and research institutions;
  • Gain international visibility through EIT Digital communication channels.


Find more information on Criteria and Timeline on the source page.

  • Other
Geographical focus
  • Europe
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • General

Entry created by Admin WBC-RTI.info on August 9, 2022
Modified on August 9, 2022