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Who are the 20 startups and scale-ups joining the MME?

The first Open Call results for MediaMotorEurope are out! Who are the 20 startups and scale-ups joining the mentoring program?

The first MediaMotorEurope open call for startups was launched on the 18th of May and closed on the 17th of July 2020, with 145 expressions of interest and 86 submitted applications. The evaluation process was not easy, given the high quality of the applications, but 20 innovators were selected for the first support cycle.

The results from the Open Call 1

 The evaluation of the applications submitted by startups and scale-ups from all over Europe at the Open Call 1 of Media Motor Europe has been completed.

Out of 86 applications submitted by 30 countries, 20 startups from 14 countries, including Bulgaria, were selected to join the MME accelerator six-month program.

An international group of professional mentors and experts will support the program.

Open call 2


Are you a deep-tech innovator with solutions for the media and creative industries?
Apply now for MediaMotorEurope!

MediaMotorEurope (MME), a mentoring programme supported by Startup Europe, is looking for 20 high-potential European deep-tech innovators who can target today’s most relevant media industry challenges.

Applications are open to the second MME open call: European startups and scaleups are invited to apply on F6S until 30 October 2020 at 17:00 CET!

MME Open call 1 is now closed

On July 17, 2020, the call for proposals from start-ups/scaleups for inclusion in the first 6-month accelerator program of the Media Motor Europe Project, which is implemented with the participation of the Sofia City of Knowledge Cluster, was closed. As already announced, this project is implemented within Startup Europe, an initiative of the European Commission.

What are the results at this stage?

A total of 145 start-ups/scaleups from over 30 countries responded to the Open call and started filling in their applications.

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