Your project will change the world in a sustainable way?
Spread the word by participating in the Moonshot 2040 category of the 2018 Grands Prix de l'Innovation!
Paris & Co, Aéroports de Paris and Atelier BNP Paribas reward the most ambitious projects at the origin of the city of tomorrow. Engaged in societal challenges, they rethink the life experience in 2040. They carry forward-looking projects for a decarbonized, sustainable city, where the environment and the human are priorities.The winner will receive an endowment of 12 000 €!
To participate in this great contest of innovative projects, complete your application before October 10 for the category Moonshot 2040)
Internship grants in French companies, in cooperation with the Bodossakis Foundation
The Bodossakis Foundation, in partnership with the French Embassy in Greece, offers 8 internship grants of 4 to 6 months for young Greek graduates from companies or organizations in France.The monthly grants awarded to trainees cover the cost of living in France (for an amount of 1,100 euros / month for the duration of the internship is 4 or 6 months).
The call for applications will end on July 9th, 2018. The internships will begin in Autumn 2018.
The internship program in partnership with the Embassy of France aims to "sponsor" Greek post-graduates for 4 to 6 months work experiences in French companies.
The scholarship should help to strengthen the employability of Greek graduates in the scientific fields and deepen the links between clusters and universities in France and Greece.
- Candidates must be Greek citizens
- They must master perfectly English language (Proficiency or TOEFL including 80/213/550 units or IELTS equivalent or superior to 6.5). For Aerospace Valley, knowledge of French is an asset.
- They must meet the specific criteria of each internship
- They must have very good computer skills
- They must be under 32 years old.
Here are the internships titles:
The ads are posted on the website Bodossakis, here: https://www.bodossaki.gr/prokiryxi-epichorigisis-okto-8-theseon-praktikis-askisis-sti-gallia/
What we offer:
- A desk in the international incubator of Paris&Co, Comet, located in the heart of Paris
- Collective workshops with experts on the legal requirements for the creation of a company in Paris, on how to hire talents, how to get a long term Visa in France, etc…
- Access to events within the Parisian innovation ecosystem
- Dedicated support from Paris&Co international team
The offer is free of charge and limited to one desk per startup!
Who we are looking for:
Fast-growing startups under 8 years old that are looking to expand into France, preferably active in the following fields: IT / Medtech / Traveltech / Sports / Foodtech / Mobility & Smart City / Circular economy / Creative Industries / Media / HR / FinTech
COMET International incubator, located in the heart of Paris, in the beautiful quarter of Saint-Germain-des-Prés
For more information click HERE
Access 4 SMEs is a European Program funded by Horizon 2020. It gathers a network of National Contact Points for SMEs. This network helps SMEs:
- to have access to finance opportunities
- to develop tools to assist SMEs with expertise on growth strategy and value proposition
-to identify the success factors for SMEs.
In Greece, FORTH, the Foundation for Research and Technology, is the National Contact point. It will take part as a Stakeholder to the support to SMES, communicate and disseminate Information for this program of the EU.
For more information click HERE https://files.acrobat.com/a/preview/b763142c-0379-4ebc-96ee-6bc731f3c201
You have until May 25th to participate in the French Innovafood competititon organized by BPI France (the public investments bank) for plant food innovation. Apply before May 25, 2018 highlight your innovation projects boosting or changing consumption around fruits and vegetables, cereals and legumes or drinks and wine.
The prices for the laureates are: an exhibition space at SIAL Food Salon in Paris, highlights of the products at different french events, 6 months of membership in Terralia cluster, 6 months of accomodation and support. and all registrants will benefit from visibility in the media and counseling from experts.
From May 28th to June 11th Internet users will vote on the projects, followed by a selection by the technical jury before the final presentation in front of a national jury.
APPLY FOR THE COMPETITION HERE: https://www.bpifrance.fr/A-la-une/Appels-a-projets-concours/Le-concours-Innovafood-est-ouvert-!-15200