Venture Challenge: Edition Fall 2015.

Venture Challenge

Apply now for the Venture Challenge: Edition Fall 2015. 

After winning the Spring Edition 2015 with Conquest, the Radboudumc team from Tumor Immunology and Radiology, we are happy to announce the next round of the Venture Challenge. The Venture Challenge is one of the LifeSciences@work activities aimed at stimulating and supporting Life Sciences researchers in translating their inventions into viable business ideas. 

The Venture Challenge is a ‘must-do’ opportunity for all aspiring Life Sciences entrepreneurs. It offers coaching and advice on essential elements of setting up a business, thereby paving the way for your future success. It is also superb preparation for the next stage. In two 3-day workshops, the facilitators and other ‘competing’ teams will challenge you to focus your business idea to create optimal customer value, and you will learn to pitch your business case.The winners takes home a € 25.000 prize to boost a successful start of your business.

Application deadline:7 September, 12.00hr
Intake interviews: 11 & 17 September
Workshop I: 5-7 October
Workshop II: 4-6 November
Finals:20 November
Announcement winner: 23 November at the Dutch Life Science Conference 

If you plan to submit a proposal, please send an email to: Louise Hoppel,

The Valorisation department has joined the competition several times and is available for questions and support on writing a proposal.

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