29th Business Creation Competition

29th Business Creation Competition

30 September 2024
Promoted by Jeune Chambre Economique de Monaco

Applications are open from 1 February 2024 to 30 September 2024. We will be processing them on an ongoing basis and can assist you with submitting your application.

The concept behind the BCC

This initiative is being carried out with support from the Prince's Government, the technical collaboration of the Business Development Agency, the Monaco Business Office and support from Athos Partners, Crédit Agricole Monaco, SMT, Gordon S. Blair and the generous JCEM partners. It also highlights promising projects and creates synergies with investors, potential partners, business leaders and personalities from Monaco's economic scene.

The BCC's objective 

Designed to help and support entrepreneurs establishing themselves in the Principality of Monaco, the Business Creation Competition has already resulted in a number of business success stories. Last year's winner was SOCA, and previous winners include HY-Plug, EatIn, Carlo, Doux Village, Athos Partners, Papyrus, Bookvidéo, Le Teashop and My Marketing Xperience.

Applicants must be:

  • A project leader
  • Between the ages of 18 and 40 during the current calendar year
  • Owner of at least 33% of the capital of their existing or future company
  • Manager or future manager of their company and meet the requirements for conducting professional activity in the Principality
  • All projects or companies submitted must comply with Monegasque regulations and be intended for establishment in Monaco

See the detailed Rules

What are the CCE 2024 prizes?

  • 1st prize: "Prince’s Government Prize" worth €40,000
  • 2nd prize: "Junior Economic Chamber of Monaco Prize" worth €21,000 
  • 3rd prize: "Athos Partners Prize" worth €10,000

The 10 most worthy projects selected by the panel will benefit from support from local companies in various fields through the "Success Box" for your launch.

How do I register for the 29th BCC?

Click here to complete the online application form.

Please note: you will need to provide a business plan for your project and your CV to complete the application.

The following resources are available to help you with your application: 

The selected candidates will then be asked to deliver an oral presentation of their project to a panel of experts, next autumn.

Contact : The Business Creation Competition team is available to answer your questions and provide you with the support you may need throughout the application process. Email: cce@jcemonaco.mc .

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