In order to create a premium entrepreneur environment and shaping Taiwan into an entrepreneurship society, The Ministry of Economic Affairs Small and Medium Enterprise Administration held the "EntrepreneurshipBusiness Award" Selection, to encourage start-up team to indulge in the development of entrepreneurship with premium business models, establishing a paradigm and enhancing start-up methodology and revitalizing the economy.
Established after June 1, 2015 (inclusive), based on the establishment date approved by the Department of Commerce and Industry of the Ministry of Economic Affairs (not the last approved change date), and meets the SME certification standards。
It must be a self-developed innovative product, technology, process or service (including technical service, knowledge service, business service), etc., and has been commercialized or mass-produced (used)。
Technology Industry Group
Innovative Traditional Industry Group
Innovative Service Group
Participants can choose a group to register on their own. After the registration is completed, the group cannot be changed. Please refer to the application instructions for the industry classification of the three groups.
Number of Winners
In “Technology Industry Group,” Innovative Traditional Industry Group,” and “Innovative Service Group,” winning enterprises shall be elected based on the principle of 20 winning enterprises in total.
Prepare the winner’s collection and hold a public award ceremony to issue a trophy and a certificate.
Application for Participation
Application for Participation : 123From 10:00, 1 April to 17:00, 1 June 2021.
補件期限: 456Before 12:00 noon on June 8, 2021
申請方式: 879All applications and receipts online
Company Operation Goal, Area, and Ideals
Startup Team Introduction
Intellectual Property Distribution and Operation Methods
Innovation of Products or Services
Operation Model, Strategy, and Competency
Features of Operation Management and Variance Analysis with the Competitors
R&D Investment and Planning
Extent of Introducing Digital Application in Company Operation
Target Market Analysis and Marketing Analysis
Marketing Channel Planning and Execution
Sale Performance and Foreign & Domestic Development Potentials
Financial governance (15%)
Financial Planning and Risk Management Strategies
Financial Structure and Financial Forecasting
Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) ((Extra Mark))
To promote policies that encourage entities in performing their corporate social responsibilities and create an environment of gender equality, a participating entity may receive an extra mark of at least 0.5 and at most 3.5 for satisfying any of the following items, with written descriptions provided in its plan to make its case: “Promotion of Gender Mainstreaming,” “Employment of People with Physical/Mental Disabilities,” “Use of E-invoice,” “Recruitment of Extra Employees,” “Increase in Employees’ Salaries and Benefits,” and “Corporate Integrity and Ethics.”
A1：Outstanding enterprises. Therefore, the content of the plan shall focus on corporate operations, business strategies, and the future blueprints of enterprises instead of personnel experiences or processes of entrepreneurship.
A4：At least provide one set of certifying documents, among others, invoices of major products or services, contracts, orders, MOU, and catalog, and combine them into one file. A few scanned copies of invoices are required instead of all.
A5：The working team will perform an information review after the end of the application. Any entity with insufficient information would be notified to provide such information within a prescribed period, while failing to do so would be deemed as renunciation.
A8：The Start-up Business Award elects start-up enterprises with “innovation” and “potentials.” To ensure outstanding micro-enterprises get a chance to shine, the “grouping” system is adopted, and the review process for each group is performed at three levels based on their capital amounts. Please refer to the instructions for application regarding more details.
A11：You may click “Forgot Password” on the member’s log-in page, enter the e-mail of the representative or the contact personnel, and the system will automatically send the new password to the e-mail address. After logging in, change your password at “Change Member’s Information.”
Provide services such as guidance from business professionals, knowledge creation and exchange, resources integration, and enterprise matching. Based on the demand where the market is yet satisfied and still has value, the guidance refines the corporate business models, gathers talents and technologies from different industries, and connects to all markets through the guiding resources. Application qualification: Qualified SMEs under the Standards for Identifying Small and Medium-sized Enterprises established since 1 January 2016 (inclusive).