Categories and prices

What are the categories and prices?

In the LIFT-OFF start-up competition, both active start-ups and start-up projects in the pre-start-up phase receive awards. In addition, prizes are awarded in both categories for scientific spin-offs as well as for scientific start-up ideas.

Special Life Science Award:

In 2019, the Life Science special prize will be awarded for the first time. All teams that take part in the competition and are active in the field of life science can be nominated as prize winners by the jury.

Audience Award:

During the award ceremony on 13.06.2019, teams selected by the jury will have the opportunity to pitch in front of the audience. The audience will then award the prize to the winning team.