Start-up Idea Competition: Go Green, Go Digital, Go Start-Up!

The Europe Direct Information Centre (EDIC) Nicosia, the European Documentation Centre University of Nicosia (EDC-UNIC) and the European Documentation Centre University of Cyprus (EDC-UCY) are proud to announce the “Go Green, Go Digital, Go Start-up!” Online Start-up Idea Competition for Cyprus-based young people between 18-30 years old.

Deadline for Participant submissions: 23 December 2020

Submit your idea for a chance to win:
First prize: Lenovo ThinkPad 14” 512 GB SSD
Second prize: Apple iPad 7 Gen 10.2″ 32GB Wi-Fi
Third prize: Smartwatch HUAWEI GT2 Classic 46mm

The aim is to support and encourage young people to develop and expand creative and innovative business ideas within the scope of EU ideals on Innovation in Technology, contributing to its climate neutral objective. Along with technological gadgets, we aspire to offer the opportunity to young people to expand their network of contacts and encourage new collaborations.

The competition will reward young people with business ideas relevant to the European Commission’s Green Deal and Digital Agenda. Potential applicants are invited to submit their start-up ideas within the scope of both themes on ‘Innovation in Technology’ and ‘Climate Neutral EU’.

More information on the competition:



All submissions are done on Google Forms:

EU Priority Agendas:
Green Deal:
Digital Agenda: