Entrepreneurs and children have something in common: they find solutions that change what we define as possible.

Innovators for Children is a collaborative effort between Impact Hub Bucharest, Impact Hub Basel and Fondation Botnar supporting early-stage innovations focusing on improving the health and well-being of children and young people in Romania. By providing training, mentoring, funding and connections into local and international entrepreneurial communities the program accelerates impactful and innovative solutions that help change the future for children.

Creative & innovative solutions

Innovators for Children is looking for early-stage, Romanian startups with a working prototype or that have been commercially in the market for less than a year. Aiming to support solutions that deliver impact at scale the program focuses in particular on technological innovations, high-leverage products or services, and systemic solutions.

What you get

Total funding of up to 100’000 euros

BoardĀ of mentors and health experts for regular advice and feedback rounds

Mentoring and training

International Market trip to Basel, Switzerland

Access to the Impact Hub community

Opportunities for development and access to additionalsources of funding