1st - Etimo
Universidad de Buenos Aires
Santander’s international university entrepreneurship competition.
Welcome to the Santander X Global Award, Santander X’s Global flagship university entrepreneurship competition.
The best startups representing Spain, Chile, Argentina, Mexico, Brazil, Portugal, UK, and Uruguay will have the chance to compete at the Global pitch day in Valencia, to win cash prizes and additional benefits to take their solutions to the next level.
Honorable Mention - Encantrics
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul
Honorable Mention - Embrioxyte
Pontifica Universidad Catolica Argentina
Honorable Mention - Orgavalue
Universidade do Porto
Spain, Chile, Argentina, Mexico, Brazil, Portugal, UK, and Uruguay.
Collaborate by promoting their best startups.
For entrepreneurship stages Launch and Accelerate
24 Launch category and 24 Accelerate category.
10 Launch category and 10 Accelerate category.
They will get equity free cash prize, training or acceleration program or access to Santander X 100 community
The 48 teams (24 Launch category and 24 Accelerate category) submit their application to become participants of the Santander X Global Award 2023.
Experts in entrepreneurship and innovation review and select the finalists of this competition.
The 20 finalists (10 Launch and 10 Accelerate), are supported by international mentors to prepare a pitch to the jury.
The 20 finalists travel to Valencia, Spain, and pitch in front of a jury, who will select the three winning teams per category.
Watch the Awards Ceremony online where the winners will be announced next May 9th 2023.
Banco Santander and its support for higher education
Banco Santander maintains a firm commitment to progress and inclusive and sustainable growth with a pioneering and consolidated commitment to education, employability and entrepreneurship, which it has been developing for more than 26 years and distinguishes it from other financial institutions in the world.
The bank has allocated more than 2,200 million euros and has supported more than 1 million people and companies through agreements with more than 1,300 universities.
Oxentia Foundation and its commitment to innovation and global entrepreneurship
Oxentia developed out of the University of Oxford’s technology transfer company, Oxford University Innovation, with the aim to deliver specialist innovation management services to clients in the public and private sector all over the world. Oxentia’s approach is grounded in a strong Oxford heritage to globally support early-stage innovators and entrepreneurs to promote innovative projects impacting the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. The Oxentia Foundation was created to support Oxentia’s goal to address global inequalities through innovation and entrepreneurship activities.