StartHer Awards, the first European contest for female-founded startups

The Paris-based NGO StartHer (formerly Girls in Tech Paris), dedicated to supporting female entrepreneurship and careers in tech, is holding the first Europe-scale contest for startups founded by women.

The contest will take place on October 19th at Station F, the brand new biggest startup campus in the world, in Paris. The event will include a pitch competition and conferences on women in tech.

Any tech startup (internet, mobile, video games, AI, VR, etc.) that is between six and thirty-six months old, is headquartered in a European country, and has at least one woman on the founding team, is eligible to apply online until 31 August.

Applications and more information

Our MOOCs to learn French are coming in 2018

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How to follow the French Institute of Estonia on social media

February 23, 2018

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Free francophone movies on line with TV5Monde

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MyFrenchFilmFestival: 8th edition!

January 19, 2018 / February 19, 2018

The 8th edition of MyFrenchFilmFestival has started!  You can now sample the best of new-generation French cinema, from your home or wherever you may be, anywhere in the world. The principle is simple: 1 month, 30 films, subtitled in 10 languages, accessible for viewing on some 40 platforms...

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