Who can join the competition?

The Coup2boost competition is open to all the students enrolled this current year (2019-2020) in the predefined list of colleges and universities. If your school is not listed and you would like to register, please send an email to Lucie Roche, a staff member of the Coup2boost competition.

Which teams are eligible to join the competition?

To be eligible, you should at least be two members to form a team. Members of a team must be enrolled students but are allowed to come from a different school, university or student association.

How to register?

Send in your application and save your project by creating your own personalized space. This secured space will only be accessible by your team members thanks to a login and a password. You will be able to access your personal space and to update your application as many times as you want. Only completed application will be reviewed after submission closure on February 14th, 2020 at 12.


What kinds of projects are eligible?

The competition is open to all kinds of student projects spearheaded by college or university students. All categories will be eligible such as: entrepreneurship, sports, digital, solidarity, art & culture, sustainable development, international and innovation. A project can be in severail categories at the same time.

In which language should I submit my application?

Your application and attached files must be in English. Any application submitted in another language will not be accepted.

What are the selection criteria?

After submitting your application (deadline date: Friday, February 14th, 2019 at 12), your project will be reviewed by some representatives of STEF. They will choose 4 of their favorite projects.

How does the voting phase take place?

For the 2019/2020 edition, votes will be independent for each partner companies. From 11 March 2020, 10 completed and validated projects will be chosen by each partner company. Each project will be submitted to online votes through each company’s LinkedIn pages. (And/Or on other companies’ social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and instagram). Internet users will be able to take note of all the selected projects and vote for the ones they prefer. Each one of them willl be able to vote for as many projects as they want. Le links to the posts corresponding to each project will be communicated via Coup2boost social networks, by mail and on the following website www.coup2boost.fr. For each company, the project that will have received the most votes will be directly selected for the final. Moreover, four other projects will be selected by each company for the final.

How does the project defense take place?

A final contest will be organised for each company. The meeting date and location will be communicated as soon as possible to the finalist teams. 
The finalist teams of all companies will be received during a final that will take place from 14:00 pm to 20:30 pm. Each team will present its project in front of a jury composed of HR representatives and members of the company. The 3 laureates will be chosen by the jury. The results will be unveiled at around 19:00pm whereupon an award ceremony as well as a cocktail dinner will be hosted in order for the students to meet and exchange with representatives of the four companies.


Will my travel expenses be covered?

Please contact Lucie Roche for further information - lucie.roche@coup2boost.com - +33 1 55 07 84 65


What can I win?

Whatever your project is, Coup2boost will allow you to make your project a reality thanks to these grants: