About the Competition
Bangabandhu Innovation Grant 2020 (BIG) is an initiative under iDEA project that aims to build a Startup Ecosystem in the country and plans to provide a grant to 100 Startups to encourage new innovative ideas from Young Entrepreneurs.
Last date of entry
National: 25/12/2020, International: 25/01/2021
Who may participant
Anyone Bangladeshi who is of the age 18-35 years will be able to apply in the national category and, Anyone foreign passport who is of the age 18-35 years will be able to apply in the national category.
Bangladesh & Worldwide.
Big Road Show
This year, To showcase the innovations and invented products of the start-ups of Bangladesh and to promote “Made in Bangladesh” in the world market with other Start-ups of Bangladesh and help build a connection with them, adopt their culture and be a part of the International Start-up Ecosystem, International Road Show of BIG will play a crucial part.
Big Contest Selection Process
BIG grants based on the following criteria-
- Nature of business,
- Methodology (Business, Technology, Finance),
- Business planning
- Business strategy
- Management Team.
How to Registration for Bangabandhu Innovation Grant Bangladesh
BIG Bangabandhu Innovation Competition Registration.
Also, International Participant can Registration
Big Competition Terms and Conditions
- Any Bangladeshi or foreign startup can apply for the grant subject to the following conditions for their invented product or service;
- The applicant must be a startup or entrepreneur;
- The proposed product or service must be ICT based;
- The invented product or service must be at the prototype level or above;
- The product or service must be innovative;
- The product or service must have a positive impact on social change, economic development and the environment;
- Must be a legally established entity;
- Applications will only be accepted online. You have to apply through the official website of BIG;
- In addition to filling out the form provided online, the additional documents must be submitted which are asked along with necessary audio visuals;
Top 1(one) Startup will get 1,00,000 USD and 35(Thirty-Five) startups will get 10,00,000 BDT (each) grant from BIG.
Bangabandhu Competition Registration is free.
BIG Contest Result
- The Result of Big Bangabandhu Innovation Grant Competition may be displayed on www.big.gov.bd.
Visit Official Website to learn more about the competition and submitted rules.