40 startups will Pitch for 100 000 GEL Grant in Front of the International Investment Committee Composed of Venture Investors. Grants will be awarded in frames of Matching Grants Program implemented by Georgia’s Innovation and Technology Agency of – Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development. 40 finalists have been selected from 135 applicants. At pre-evaluation stage, all applications were assessed by two independent Peer Reviewers.
From 11 through 15 February 2019, each day from 9AM to 6PM, finalists will have the opportunity to work with International coaches and get prepared for the pitch. Coaching sessions will be held at Georgian TechPark (address: 7 Innovation str. Okrokana). After pitching, on February 22 the best startups will be awarded based on the Investment Committee decision.
Total budget of the current call of the Matching Grants Program is 2 000 000 GEL and each award will not exceed 100 000 GEL.