Science meets Business Plan Competition: win €1,000.- and 20 hours of professional consultancy and/or the LURIS best pitch award (€ 250.-)


On the 21st of May, five selected teams will pitch an innovative business plan that is based on science. The Science meets Business Plan Competition is the ideal event to help kickstart your company.

The competition is organised by Science meets Business Cafe, in collaboration with the Leiden Bio Science Park, Grant Thornton, TeekensKarstens, Rabobank and the Leiden student entrepreneurs association Lugus. The evening is your change to show the potential of your start-up and to get in contact with the professionals who can make your company a great success.


The Science meets Business Plan Competition does not only give you a great opportunity to pitch your company, it also helps you as a winner to bring your company to the next level. As a winner you will receive a cash prize of €1000,- which you can use freely. Furthermore, you will be supported by Grant Thornton, TeekensKarstens and de Rabobank in the form of over 20 hours of professional consultancy.

Do you have the plan?

The winner of the Science meets Business Plan Competition wins up to a €1000,- and over 20 hours of professional advice from Grant Thornton, TeekensKarstens and the Rabobank.

For more information, see the competition's website: