Frequently Asked Questions

General Questions

Questions about the Startup Competition.

Competition and Format

Questions about the Startup Competition.

Competition Eligibility

Questions about Startup Competition eligibility.

Entering the Competition

Questions about entering the Startup Competition.

Program and Incubation

Growth Grants Program

Questions about the Growth Grant Program.

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