The city of Bjelovar organises a tender for the
best project idea "Bjelovar Startup 2019”. The main prize for the winner of the
tender is 100.000 HRK provided by the city of Bjelovar, whereas the Croatian
Managers’ and Entrepreneurs’ Association (HUM-CROMA) awards full scholarship,
22.500 HRK worth, for attending CROMA EDUcare mini MBA program in the autumn
cycle 2019. Furthermore, three finalists of the competition will be granted a
free mentorship and an expert consulting of experienced managers and
entrepreneurs in their first year of business from their "Business Angels” –
CRANE and HUM-CROMA.
All legal and natural persons have the right to
participate, regardless of location, idea, age or other limiting factors.
However, the award may be granted only once a startup company has been established,
or incorporated into an existing legal person.
The tender runs from 5 March to 1 May 2019. The
complete tender and documentation can be found HERE.
Five finalists will have the opportunity to
present themselves and their ideas after the detailed analysis of all
applications by the expert commission composed of: Davorin Štetner (CRANE),
Saša Cvetojević (CRANE), Hrvoje Prpić (CRANE), Esad Čolaković (HUM-CROMA),
Tajana Kesić Šapić (HGK – Croatian Chamber of Economy), Alen Host (Faculty of
Economics and Business, University in Rijeka), Zrinka Puharić (Bjelovar
University of Applied Sciences), Vedran Vujčić (Zagrebačka banka), Igor Topljak
(Erste & Steiemärkische Bank), Anny Brusić (HUP – Croatian Employers'
Association) i Damir Židanić (HOK – Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts).