The WomenX Impact Startup Competition was created to enable startups founded by women or who have at least one women on their board:
1) All startups founded by a woman or in which there is at least one woman on the board are eligible to participate.
2) All established companies with a product or service that is already being commercialized or will be commercialized within the next 6 months are eligible to participate.
3) All startups that fall into at least one of the following categories are eligible to participate:
The WomenX Startup Competition is supported by our Main Sponsor
and in partnership with
Eni Special Award
The prize awarded to the Winning Startup will give access to the Joule Community; an ecosystem of startups, industry experts, faculty and partners
and will include:
✓ Exclusive participation in one of the training workshops created by Joule, Eni’s School for Enterprise, in collaboration with partner business schools, aimed at acquiring skills and testing innovative methodologies for sustainable startups
✓ Mentorship meetings with Eni Experts specialized on vertical areas to guide the startup on strategic and growth aspects
Feedel Ventures Special Award
✓ 6 Month program in the startup studio Feedel Ventures, valued at €75,000 between investment in the startup, reimbursement of expenses for the entrepreneur and services of the studio
✓ Access to the network and service network of Feedel Ventures.
InnovUp Special Award
✓ Free membership to InnovUp for 12 months in the Scaleup category
✓ Free membership to InnovUp for 12 months in the Startup Seed category
Qonto Special Award
✓ 1 year free* for opening a Qonto business account for the winning startup, via designated discount code
✓ 6 months free* for opening a Qonto business account for all finalist startups, via designated discount code
*The free months are calculated on the Essential plan (29€/month). The discount code is valid for all tariff plans and entitles you to the first month free and a discount of €29 for the following 11 or 5 months.
on the Jury, to declare the winning Startup, participate:
Casella e Associati
Bologna Business School