Startup Wheel 2020 –  the most renowned and largest startup competition in Vietnam is ready for its 8th year. Initiated by Business Startup Support Centre and Young Business Association (YBA), this is the second year we have opened AN OFFICIAL TRACK FOR INTERNATIONAL STARTUPS who are interested in expanding their business to the Vietnam market.

The competition runs in 6 months from March to August annually. Until now, Startup Wheel has attracted 5,863 applications; more than 550 tech start-ups; 120,000 visits; garnered the attention of approximately 80 local media and supported fundraising of up to $30mil in disclosure.

Startup Wheel website

Register here

Why Startup Wheel competition?

  • Awards: 

The total prize value is up to $150,000. Please refer to the prize structure for more details.

  • Unique Opportunity: 

☑ Pitch your products/ services to investors including angel investors, VCs, Corporate Venture Capital, experts,… from Vietnam and outside the country. 

☑ Network with over 15,000 visitors within 2 days at Startup Day 2020 which sets up the final stage of the competition at Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. 

  • Exclusive Support: 

☑ Co-working space, legal advice, brand protection, media support, local market insights, network building …

☑ Enlisted in BSSC’s portfolio to have private pitch for the next rounds during your acceleration period.

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📝 Business Startup Support Centre (BSSC) – The organization of the Startup Wheel. 

BSSC is a non-profit governmental organization under the HCMC People’s Committee and Communist Youth Union as the pioneer providing support for startups and young entrepreneurs in Vietnam. Since 2011, we have done:

  • +6,000 MSMEs and start-ups in financial and business operations support
  • +16,000 youth under 35 years old in entrepreneurship training
  • +850 startups were either pitched or exhibited
  • +$7 mil in loan disbursement
  • +$20 – $50 mil in disclosed investment matching
  • 6 series of start-up events with more than 135,000 visits in total

➡ Find BSSC at