StartUp Heart

Startup contest
Do you have a project? No project, but you have an idea?
Then StartUp Heart is perfect for you!
It's a chance to self-actualize, work with mentors
and much more.
We are for
We are for
Do you have an interesting and unusual idea that stands out?

Do you want to bring your project to life?

With StartUp Heart you'll be able to develop your project at any stage
Contribute to the development of the startup movement.

StartUp Heart mentors work with teams in different areas.
All you need is your experience and a few free hours per week.
Do you want to meet ambitious young people and share your experience?

Do you want to promote your personal brand or product?

Then become a StartUp Heart speaker and hold a workshop or speaker session.
Are you looking for an inspiring project to invest in?

StartUp Heart investors have the right to be on the jury of the contest final and participate in the expert evaluation of the participating projects.
We provide
High-quality networking
3
Work with mentors on your project
2
Help in finding a team for a startup
1
Prizes for finalists to implement
projects
6
5
Meetings with investors and mentors from all over Belarus and foreign experts
4
Master classes by leading experts and
successful startups
Results of previous seasons
StartUp Heart has worked for more than three years. We've made great success in the area and we're not going to stop! After all, in only our third season:
investors established prizes
20
finalists
22
speakers performed
14
partners supported us
18
mentors took part
39
projects
participated
66
Stories of Success
Projects that have already achieved their first successes after participating in our contest. You can be among them!
Mentors
Investors
Investor, board member of "Angels Band"
Dmitry
Burak
Julia
Bashko
Expert in marketing since 2004. Helps companies and startups (since 2016) to find their consumers. Now he is the CMO of a startup Lingvanex and the head of a digital marketing company.
Sergey
Krasakovich
Co-founder / CEO Oyper Inc

Kirill
Sidorchuk
Anton
Kulichkin
Member of the Board of Experts of the "Distributed Registry Technologies Association"
Representative of MTS StartUP HUB, blockchain evangelist
and ICO-angel at Angel Band
CO-founder and Chief Product Officier at Synpatice, author of the ITSTARTS podcast
Ivan
Vedenin
Chairman of the Association of Trackers and Business Consultants, serial entrepreneur
How to join the project?
For projects: You need to register within the application deadline, and "Hooray!" - you are in SH!

For mentors, investors, partners: You can find contacts on our website and contact the project leader!

For organizers: We are glad to see new people in our team, but only if you are really ready to work! In our social networks we are systematically looking for those who are ready to help with the organization of the project in our social networks :)
Why choose Startup Heart? How can SH help you?
Startup Heart is the first international contest for startups, which was founded on the basis of Belarusian State University and created by students.

Our contest has work for more than three years! You can find the results of our efforts in the information above)

How can StartUp Heart help you?

  • Implementation of bold and innovative ideas of young people
  • A lot of useful information about business
  • Practical experience in project management
  • Assistance in team building and project work
  • Networking with investors, partners, and mentors

This year the project "Startup Heart" got an award "Best BSU Youth Project"! What shows us the great success of the Startup Heart itself especially the success of its participants. All acquired skills will be useful in the future, which will help you find a good place of practice or work!!!

Is it possible for projects from other countries to participate?
Startup Heart is an international contest! That's why projects from any country can participate.

Startup Heart has already been attended by projects from Russia, Kazakhstan. So nothing prevents a project from participating in Startup Heart.
Are the any restrictions on the number of projects per season?
There are no restrictions on the number of projects, the main things that you need to do is apply in time and have the project!
What do the winners get?
The main prize varies from season to season since mentors, investors, and projects are always unique.

The most frequently winners receive investments, consultations with experts and further support of their projects. The program also offers participants internships at various companies, moreover some participants are offered employment at those companies.
Our partners:
Do you have any questions?
Feel free to contact us!
Julia Kation
project leader
+375 29 183 76 93
startupheart@gmail.com
The first international youth Startup Contest, created by students of the Economics Department of BSU, where any projects both at the stage of idea and MVP can take part.