Become Country Manager of Startup Europe Awards

Country Managers are relevant figures in the European entrepreneurial ecosystem that seek to help the organisation of the StartUp Europe Awards at a Country level: they organise contests in their respective country, generating the pool of winners (1 per category) for the European final.

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Finnova is the European foundation supporting the financing of innovation in companies, regions and municipalities. Our areas of expertise include sustainable development, circular economy, water and waste management, employment and youth, ICT and tourism, among others.


Finnova aims to promote a culture of innovation through smart strategies and practices in different entities, institutions, organizations and communities across the EU and other geographical areas.


  • Finnova Foundation attends Green Week events in Brussels to discuss environmental issues

    The event, organised by the European Commission, takes place throughout Europe from 13 to 17 May with the aim of spreading knowledge on the process of environmental implementation. Brussels, 13.05.2019. Finnova Foundation participates in the Brussels based EU Green Week 2019. This year’s edition focuses particularly on environmental laws and the process of environmental implementation.

  • StartUp Europe Awards 2019 edition has extended the call for StartUp Europe Awards Country Managers

    The call will now be open until 20th May, and registration can be made online here Brussels, 13.05.2019. Following the successful second edition of StartUp Europe Awards in 2018, “The Eurovision for Startups” is already planning its third edition for 2019. StartUp Europe Awards is an initiative of the European Commission (Startup Europe), together with

  • Happy Europe Day!

    There is no better time than the Europe day to remind you the different funding programmes that the European Union provides for innovative projects. Take a look at them! EIC Accelerator pilot (SME Instrument) In the framework of the Horizon 2020 Programme from the European Commission, the SME instrument is the tool that helps high-potential

  • 10 start-ups won the semi-finals of the PropTech StartUp Europe Awards

    Be Park, Sensorberg, Halio Glass, Sensoneo, Realiz3d, Mapple, CAD42, Build Safe, Access Green and HomeBeat.Live are the selected start-ups that will participate at the Finals  of  the  PropTech  Startup Europe Awards  at  MIPIM Europe in Paris. The PropTech category was managed by Juanma Revuelta from  Finnova, by Idriss  Goossens  and  the EU PropTech House (


What do we do?

Drafting of proposals for different EU funding programmes
Networking, promotion actions, lobbying and advocacy
Communication and dissemination strategies
Identification and overcoming of political, legal, financial and bureaucratic barriers to innovation
Legal and financial advice
Connections with European public and private entities, associations and organizations based in Brussels

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