Become the best startup of Europe

European Startup Champions League

Registrations open summer 2023

500.000 USD possible investment

Title of the European Champion

International media attention

Global Finale of Startup World Cup

Words of the Winners

The European Startup Championship picks the best startup of the Old Continent. This grand finale of the European startup league is happening in fall 2023 in Prague, Czech Republic, during the Disraptors Summit.

The winner then continues to the Startup World Cup global finals in Silicon Valley. The continental winner also gains the title of the European champion and media attention that comes with it. The startup can also get $500k investment. 

You can apply directly to the Startup Champion League and win one of our wild cards! Then you head straight to the European finals in front of our pro-investors jury.

Do you wanna become the champion? Hit the Apply button!

You can apply & win one of our befriended contests from our Champion League. They are all around Europe – local Startup World Cup rounds, Creative Business, Idea of a Year etc. Winners of these contests then continue directly to the finals.

Words of the Winners



EU winner
Audience winner
V4 winner


EU winner (CZE)
V4 winner (CZE)
Honorable mention (CZE)


EU winner (LUC)
V4 winner (CZE)
Honorable mention (GB)
Honorable mention (SVK)


EU winner (SWE)
V4 winner (CZE)
Honorable mention (EST)
Honorable mention (POL)
Honorable mention (NOR)
Honorable mention (ESP)


V4 winner (POL)
Honorable mention (CZE)
Honorable mention (CZE)

Partner competitions

We Make Future!
Creative Business Cup
Technology Fast 50
CzechInvest Startup Challenge
Vodafone Nápad roku

Join us

Would you like to join the European Startup Champion League with your competition? Register your contest here: