Prototron 2018 Autumn round timeline


Think through your idea, read our tips and
Submit your idea until the midnight

15 OCT

TOP 40

Get READY! and participate in a training covering financing, intellectual property, prototyping and sales, and get pointers for drawing up a 2-pager (a two page summary of a business plan to potential investors) at StartupIncluder.

20 NOV
TOP 20

WOW – get STEADY! The selected TOP20 teams will get a full-day of one-to-one mentoring sessions. Short video of Your idea will be published on the crowdfunding platform Fundwise to get essential feedback from active investors.

TOP 10

And – GO! Additional training for pitching and media-communication, expo and pithing at the biggest robotic event Robotex – are just a preparation for Your final presentation on the 3rd of December to the Prototron’s Expert Committee, which will decide the winners. The TOP10 teams get a chance to pitch their ideas before investors at StartupDay in Tartu.


Winner takes it all: up to 35 000€ equity free funding for prototyping, incubation at Startup incubator, R&D mentoring from TalTECH and legal aid form Hedman. The winners will be announced on December, 6 at TalTECH Mektory startup final event.

Prototron 2018 Autumn fund is powered by Swedbank Estonia, Tallinn University of Technology, Tallinn Science park Tehnopol and Tallinn city – 62 500€ in total! Extra funding up to 10 00€ can be provided by Elering for energy BigData projects and Utilitas for projects in environmental technology.