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Below is a selection of events and competitions that are open to students interested in entrepreneurship.  Please note that not all of these events are sponsored or endorsed by INSEAD and questions should be sent directly to the event organizers.

MERCK launched an accelerator program recently is looking for young entrepreneurs with business ideas in the fields of healthcare, life science, performance materials, and additional search fields. As in previous rounds, the startups will receive funding of up to € 50,000. Moreover, the startups will gain access to tailored support and coaching for three months. The selected startups will move into the brand new Innovation Center at the heart of our headquarters in Darmstadt, Germany, which will open at the beginning of 2018. The application period closes on November 13. click here to get detailed information.


At Techstars Startup Weekend, in just 54 hours, you will experience the highs, lows, fun, and pressure that make up life at a startup. As you learn how to create a real company, you'll meet the very best mentors, investors, cofounders, and sponsors who are ready to help you get started. Your community is here to help you. Click here to find an event in France
London Tech Week, June 12-16 , London, United Kingdom | London Tech Week is a festival of live events across the city, showcasing and celebrating the best of tech whilst providing networking, social, learning and business opportunities.