All pitch events in the Netherlands

Practice your pitch, earn some extra cash and impress potential Investors

The Pitching Landscape

Accenture Innovation Awards
Prize: Blue tulip (Lots of glory and services/advice come with this prize)
For who: Startups (all types)

ASN Bank Wereldprijs
Prize: EUR 8.000+
For who: Startups (all types)

Battle of Talents
Prize: EUR 30.000
For who: Students and PhD researchers with a business idea

Brilliant Young Entrepreneurs
Prize: EUR 15.000
For who: Young Entrepreneurs

Challenge Haagse Vernieuwers
Prize: EUR 30.000
For who: Startup (all types)

CleanTech Challenge
Prize£ 15.000
For who: CleanTech Start-up

Climate Launchpad
Prize: EUR 10.000
For who: CleanTech Startup

Defense Innovation Competition
Prize: EUR 200.000
For who: Defense/government companies/startups

Deloitte Rising Start
Prize: Glory
For who: Start-ups and Scale-ups

Deloitte Technology Fast 50
Prize: Glory
For who: Scale-ups

EBF Conference
Prize: EUR 3.500
For who: Startups (all types)

EY Entrepreneur of the Year
Prize: Fame and Glory
For who: Very successful entrepreneurs

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Ericsson Innovation Awards
Prize: EUR 25.000
For who: Students

European Youth Awards
Prize: Fame + International PR
For who: Startups (all types)

Get in the Ring
Prize: A ticket to the international competition
For who: Startups (all types)

Gulliver
Prize: EUR 10.000
For who: Young Entrepreneurs

Hands On Competition
Prize: Trip to Silicon Valley
For who: Startups (all types)

Herman Wijffels Innovation Prize
Prize: EUR 20.000
For who: CleanTech startups

INNOspace Airbus
Prize: Acces to Airbus and the Airbus network
For who: Space industry

INNOspace ASE BIC
Prize: EUR 50.000
For who: Space industry

Innovation Challenge
Prize: EUR 20.000
For who: Students

LEF Pitch Competition
Prize: EUR 2.500
For who: Young Entrepreneurs

OBR Onestart
Prize: £ 100.000 (non-dilute funding)
For who: BioTech Startups

Philips Innovation Awards
Prize: EUR 50.000 (services, resources, free office etc.)
For who: Startups (all types)

Plankgas
Prize: Varies
For who: Young Entrepreneurs

Shell New Energy Challenge
Prize: EUR 100.000
For who: CleanTech Startups

Siemens Empowering People Competition
Prize: EUR 50.000
For who: Startups (all types)

Social Impact Lab
Prize: EUR 50.000
For who: Social Impact Startups

Startup Awards
Prize: PR
For who: Social Impact Startups

Student Company of the Year
Prize: Varies
For who: Young Entrepreneurs

TEDx Amsterdam Award
Prize: TEDx Talk
For who: Open application

TEDx Delft Award
Prize: TEDx Talk
For who: Open application

Intercultural Innovation Award
Prize: Funding + support
For who: Culture & Education

The Next Women Startup Event
Prize: EUR 50.000
For who: Women Startup founders

University World Cup Pitch Event
Prize:
 EUR 25.000
For who: Students

Safety Innovation Competition
Prize: EUR 200.000
For who: Government Contractors

Young Business Awards
Prize: EUR 12.500
For who: Startups (all types)

Young Technology Awards
Prize: EUR 5.000
For who: Startups (all types)