The grandest European showcase of unconventional solutions for the most impactful startups

Visionary founders and unconventional solutions in the industries of Water, Energy and Food.

Get to know the game changing startups that want to bring positive impact in society and vote for your favourite solutions. The top 8 startups of the public voting will automatically become finalists and will be invited to the finals of the Impact Competition in The Hague (The Netherlands) on 2-4 November 2021.

Time to make some impact, cast your vote for your favourite solution!

380 Applicants from all Europe

55Selected candidates
waiting for your vote

Only the top8join the Impact Finals

Get to know the impact solutions

The startups are divided in the categories of  Water Energy and Food. Visit the category you’re most interested in (or all of them!)  and support the solution that deserves joining the Impact Finals.

The first edition of the Impact Competition

A pan-European startup competition featuring the leading solutions in the domains of Food, Water and Energy competing to scale up and earn the grand prize – a convertible loan up to €500,000. After six city events and continent-wide public voting, we’re eager to welcome the top 20 impact startups to The Hague for the Impact Finals in November 2021!


October 2020 - June 2021

Online applications from all Europe

October 2020 - June 2021

Local selection rouns in 6 European cities

22 September - 6 October

Grand public voting

2 - 4 November 2021

The Impact Finals