Are you aiming to bring your breakthrough innovation to market? Catalyze, market-leading Innovation Consultancy and official EIC Ecosystem Partner, is hosting an EIC Accelerator Pitch Contest.

The EIC Accelerator is a funding programme focused on innovations that build on scientific discoveries or breakthrough technologies.

The winning pitch receives a Catalyze EIC Accelerator voucher.

The EIC Accelerator Voucher includes complete support from Catalyze consultants:

  • Preparation of the Short Proposal to EIC Accelerator
  • Preparation of Full Proposal (if Short Proposal successful)
  • 1-on-1 Expert coaching sessions with our EIC Accelerator expert throughout application process, including ahead of interview with EIC Jury (if invited).

How to participate:

  1. Submit Your Pitch Deck: Describe your groundbreaking innovation and its potential impact on society and the market in maximum 15 slides.
  2. Evaluation: Our expert panel of judges will evaluate your submission based on innovation, feasibility, commercial potential, scalability, and eligibility criteria.
  3. Pitch: If you make it into the top 5 you will be invited to present your pitch to our judges.
  4. Receive Your Prize: The most outstanding pitch will receive the Catalyze EIC Accelerator Voucher.

Submision information:

Submission Deadline: 29th February 2024

Submission email:

Evaluation results will be communicated from mid-March 2024.

Pitch presentations will be scheduled first week April 2024.

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For more information about the Terms & Conditions, click here.
For more information about the EIC Accelerator funding programme, click here