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The KIKK Belfius Awards stem from a will to highlight Belgian and international startups by giving them the extra boost they deserve. Backed by this seal of approval, they are going to join a vibrant digital and creative ecosystem in Wallonia.
5 prizes have been awarded during the ceremony held at the Namur Theatre on Friday the 3rd of November.  

DIGITAL STARTUP PRIZE - 10 000 €  

The most creative digital startup that demonstrates a high potential for economic growth will receive the Belfius and Digital Wallonia Digital Startup Prize.  
This category is available to national and international startups.

STARTUP WALLONIA PRIZe - 7 500 €

The Startup Wallonia Prize rewards Wallonia’s most innovative startup. 
This category is available to startups from Wallonia.

MAKER PRIZE - 5 000 €

Our partners award the Maker Prize to a groundbreaking project or service that stems from the hub and fab lab movements.
National and international startups are both on the run in this category.

music TECH PRIZE - 5 000 €

The Music tech Prize rewards the most innovative and new technology startup.

This category is available to national and international startups.

Wallonia export prize - 5 vouchers of 10 000 €

The Wallonia Export Prize will enable 5 startups from Wallonia willing to expand abroad to benefit from a free participation in tech-oriented events (i.e.: CES), consultancy with a foreign trade specialist approved by the AWEX, consultancy of the Hubs Digital Wallonia International. 

This category is available to startups from Wallonia.


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