Vernadsky Challenge Engineering Startup Competition, 17-18 April 2019, Noosphere Space Summit, Ukraine

Publish Date: Mar 08, 2019

Deadline: Apr 07, 2019

Vernadsky Challenge is an engineering startup competition with grant funding equivalent to 2М UAH (≈ $70k)

We are interested in:

  • space technologies: rockets, launch mechanics, satellites, space engineering

  • active bioelectronics: biotechnology medicine, prosthesis and exoskeletons, medical gadgets, medical equipment

The teams with the most promising ideas will be awarded with the grant funding equivalent to €70 000. The competition is open both for ideas and for finished projects with a working prototype.

The competition is being held since 2015 and initiated by the philanthropist and Noosphere founder Max Polyakov. The aim of Vernadsky challenge is to help talented engineers develop their product. The total prize value is 7М UAH years to date. 7 of 10 Vernadsky Challenge winners have taken part in CES and TechCrunch Disrupt, raised capital on Kickstarter and Indiegogo or received grants and investment from other contests and venture funds after their triumphant debut on our stage. 21 of 34 finalists have reached prototyping or manufacturing stage.

To apply visit, download and fill in the application form and send it to

Application submission deadline is April 07, 2019. Startup pitch and Vernadsky Challenge finals will be held on April 17-18 within the Noosphere Space Summit.

Do not miss the opportunity to receive grant funding, professional expertise and access to innovative scientific and technological solutions developed by Noosphere.

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