STEP is a one-year programme designed to nurture tech-focused entrepreneurs to become successful startups and help them turn their brilliant ideas into reality.

Through the programme, you will receive all-rounded support from HKSTP to acquire the essential skills to launch new ventures. Apart from business model design and investment training, you will also receive guidance on fine-tuning ideas and technical development.

Individuals, companies and teams who meet the following criteria are welcomed to join the STEP programme:

  • Hong Kong Identity Card (HKID) holders aged 18 or above OR
  • Companies incorporated in Hong Kong for less than 1 year OR
  • Team applicants that incorporate and register a company in Hong Kong before starting the programme

Programme details

Application deadline: 31 Jan 2019

Application: click here

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