1. You submit a 5-page short description of the project (German or English).

    The short descriptions will be reviewed formally and thematically and recommendations will be made regarding the submission. You will receive comprehensive advice from BioM.

  2. You submit a 12-page project outline (German).

    The m4 Award jury of industry experts and investors will review the outlines and invite selected teams fora pitch presentation.

  3. You present your project to the m4 Award jury.

    Based on the project outlines and the pitches, the m4 Award jury recommends the selected projects for funding.

  4. Formal applications are submitted to Projekträger Jülich (PtJ).


Submission of short descriptions:March 12, 2019
Submission of project outlines: May 21, 2019
Jury meeting and presentations: September 26, 2019 
m4 Award ceremony:   October 15, 2019


The m4 Award ceremony will take place during the BioEntrepreneurship Summit 2019 (save the date: October 7 and 8, 2019).