General conditions of eligibility

You are eligible if you are young science-based company in any industry with the following criteria:

  • Fewer than 30 employees
  • Less than $2 million in annual revenue

If you have any questions about your eligibility or the application process in your country please contact us.

Additional conditions of eligibility by country program

- United States
- Finland
- Italy
- South Africa
- South Korea
- Taiwan

Call 2018

The 2018 call for applications for the Young Enterprise Initiative – Start in France is now closed for Finnish, Italian, South Korean, Taiwanese, and U.S. companies. The call will open soon for South African companies.

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