Through the support of the Dr. Werner Jackstädt Foundation,
we offer scholarships to young entrepreneurs. The Dr. Werner Jackstädt scholarships for young entrepreneurs include a financial and an intangible component for a period of four months.

 

  • Funding for individuals in the early seed stage: 4.000 CHF
  • 24/7 access to Startup offices in the Gründercontainer
  • Coaching trough employees of the Center for Entrepreneurship
  • Exclusive network events with experts of various backgrounds
  • Access to the Startup@HSG network
  • Contact to investors and funding programs
  • Membership in the HSG Entrepreneurial Talents Pool
  • Support for integration into the regional and national startup scene

 

Requirements

  • The founding team consists of at least one student, or researcher/PhD student of the University of St.Gallen.
  • It is a technology and / or knowledge-intensive startup idea.
  • The founding idea is not inconsistent with applicable law or moral and ethical values
  • At least one member of the founding team must attend the different events

 

Selection Criteria

  • Business idea
  • Market potential
  • Entrepreneurial personality and motivation of the applicant
  • Progress of the venture and commitment of the founders

 

How to apply

  • Hand in this TWO(!)-Pager, a max. 3-minute Elevator Pitch as a video and a Curriculum Vitae (CV) of the scholarship eligible person (HSG student or PhD)
  • There is a limited number of scholarships available.
  • Based on your Two-Pager, your CV & the video, you will be selected for the HSG Entrepreneurial Talents Program.

 

Send the Two-Pager, your CV and the Video with the subject “ETP – Project-Name” to Eduard Müller.

 

Deadlines

  • Application deadline spring term 2020: 08.03.2020
  • Announcement of the participants: 09.03.2020
  • Kick-Off Event: 10.03.2020, 12.00 – 01.00 pm, Maker Space
  • For more information contact Eduard Müller.

 

Program dates

10. March 2020 // Kick-Off (12:00 – 13:00 MakerSpace)

12. March 2020 // Amazon Web Services Workshop (09:00 – 15:00 MakerSpace)

19. to 20. March 2020 // StartSummit Olma

23. March 2020 // IT workshop – Data Science Club (18:15 – 20:00 MakerSpace)

25. March 2020 // The Co – Pitching Event (15:00 – 18:00 TheCo)

No events during the semester breake

21. April 2020 // Backbone Ventures (14:00 – 17:00 MakerSpace)

28. April 2020 // Paul Peyrot – IP strategy workshop (18:00 – 19:30 HSG Room 24-01-245)

29. April 2020 // Lorenz Ineichen – Besuch bei Startfeld (14:00 – 17:00 Startfeld)

tba May 2020 // Speed Dating ETH (tba.)

tba May 2020 // SilverFox Business Angels (18:00 – 20:30 Zürich)