There are cash prizes to be won which can help further scale your business or allow you to do further research. We understand that there’s much more that may be of value than money, so we are also offering finalists with mentoring, access to experienced tech experts and the possibility to participate in a Proof-of Concept or Pilot, and progress with the oxygen of publicity too. Furthermore, finalists will enter our pipeline for UBS Next and be considered for our Female Founder Award!

Cash prizes and other financial benefits

Prizes and benefits of over USD 400.000 worth in value and contacts with our VC experts on the program.


Finalists will collectively receive over 120 hours of coaching and mentoring from experienced experts of UBS and our collaboration partners.

Proof-of-concept / Pilot

Expert support and acceleration to help develop your product or technology

Global profile

Gain the prestige of winning a prize from one of the world’s leading financial services organizations. Be featured in UBS’s public relations and exposed with our ecosystem partners.

Female Founder Award

Diversity means a lot to UBS. We support female entrepreneurs on their investment journey and offer advice specfic to female founders on the program. We will recognize the winner amongst all competition participants and connect you to our female entprepreneur and tech networks