VLC Startup Awards

The 5th edition of the VLC Startup Awards 2020 will be held on December 2nd, in online format. A reference gala of the Valencian ecosystem, organised by the City Council of Valencia through Valencia Activa and the Valencia Startup Association, where the most innovative proposals of the city will be highlighted. 


The requirements to participate in this competition are:

  1. The company must be constituted and have legal personality.

  2. To have started its activity from the 1st of January 2015.

  3. Location:

    1. General category: To have a fiscal address or headquarters in the city of Valencia

    2. Special and sectorial category: have a tax domicile or headquarters in the city of Valencia or its metropolitan area.

  4. Not be in any of the circumstances listed in Article 13.2 and 13.3 of Law 38/2003 of 17 November, General Subsidies, and in particular, be in compliance with their tax obligations to the State Treasury and Social Security.

  5. Companies that have won in other editions cannot compete for the same award, but they can enter and compete in other categories.


The awards to be presented will be:

  • General category best startup: 12,000 ?.
  • Special category best entrepreneur: 5,000
  • Sectorial categories: with prizes of 3,000 euros: 
  1. Best Software Startup
  2. Best Startup Health / Wellbeing / Medtech

  3. Best Startup Logistic / Mobility / Automotive

  4. Best Startup Industry 4.0 - Best Startup Cleantech / Energy / Sustainability

  5. Best Startup Gaming / Entertainment / eSports

  6. Best Startup Traveltech / Tourism - Best Startup Fashion / Textile / Design

  7. Best Startup Advertising / Marketing / Media / Content

  8. Best Foodtech / Agrotech Startup

  9. Best Startup Fintech / Insurtech / Legaltech


Registration until 23 November at 10 pm.

More information and registration form at vlcstartupawards

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