K-STARTUP GRAND CHALLENGE PROGRAM

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OBJECTIVES

The Korean government is working to transform the country's economy for another century of success, ultimately raising employment, the GDP and Korea's place in the world. In order to do this, the government is supporting talented entrepreneurs and promising startups, to turn Korea and Pangyo Creative Economy Valley into a global startup hub in Asia.

The top ranked 60 teams selected by the accelerators will be invited to stay in Korea to participate a 3.5 month accelerating program in Pangyo, located in the south of Seoul.

At the end of the acceleration program, the government will host a demo day to select top 30 startups. These startups will get additional financial incentives, and if they choose to establish their businesses in Korea, they will get additional support from the government.

WHEN
KSGC Program Period: August 16 – November 30. 2021 (Application Period: April 15 – June 15. 2021) (Subject to change)
WHO
60 global startup teams will be selected
WHAT
Acceleration program, mentoring, 1:1 business meeting, Korean intern provided, settlement fund(top 30-60), prizes(top 10), office space
WHERE
Startup Campus in Pangyo Techno Valley, 14 minutes south of GangNam, South Korea.

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