K-Startup Grand Challenge 2023
K-Startup Grand Challenge 2023

About the opportunity

The Korean government is working to transform the country's economy for another century of success, ultimately raising employment, the GDP, and Korea's place in the world. In order to do this, the government is supporting talented entrepreneurs and promising startups, to turn Korea and Pangyo Creative Economy Valley into a global startup hub in Asia.

The top-ranked 60 teams selected by the accelerators will be invited to stay in Korea to participate in a 3.5-month accelerating program in Pangyo, located in the south of Seoul.

At the end of the acceleration program, the government will host a demo day to select the top 20 startups. These startups will get additional financial incentives, and if they choose to establish their businesses in Korea, they will get additional support from the government.

How to apply


10th April - 18th May 2023

All startups within the qualification may apply during this period

Application Deadline: May 18th, 2023