NLSDays Rising Stars Application form

Life science companies from the Nordics have the opportunity to apply to the NLSDays Nordic Stars 2023 pitch competition. To apply for the competition, please check carefully the inclusion criteria and apply by filling in the application form below. 30 companies are selected by the selection committee to participate in the competition. The selected companies receives one free ticket to NLSDays 2023 including access to the One-on-One partnering platform.   

During NSLDays 2023, the selected companies will give a 4-minute pitch of their company in front of the NLSDays audience and the jury. One company will be awarded as the NLSDays Nordic Star 2023 during the NLSDays Closing Ceremony.

Application deadline is 31 August 2023.


Application opens on 1st April 2023

Inclusion Criteria for applicants:  

  • SME with main activities in one of the Nordic countries performing research and development within health, medical, or life science industries 
  • Private company
  • The company has raised funding up to 2M€ (excluding soft funding)