Kickstart Business Idea Competition

Kickstart is a business idea competition brought to you by the Oulu Innovation Alliance. It connects students of the University of Oulu, Oulu University of Applied Sciences and Oulu Vocational College.

The application period for Kickstart University Finals Kickstart 2018 has ended. Come back next year!

You are invited to see the University Finals on Nov 23rd at 14:00 @Business Kitchen Tellus where the top 10 finalists will compete. The Grand Finals are held on Jan 16. More info here:

Kickstart provides you with a chance to receive valuable feedback from experienced mentors and entrepreneurs, find out whether your business idea has potential and change your perspective on entrepreneurship. Apply either in Finnish or English, alone or in a team and from any study field.

Main partners

Oulu University of Applied Sciences
Oulu Vocational College
Oulu Innovation Alliance
Avanto Accelerator