New Draft teams elected


This spring eight new teams were elected to take part in the Draft Program®. The teams will test and develop their ideas with the help of micro funding. In addition, two current Draft teams received extra funding.

New teams are:

Minna Hyrkäs + team, Riveria
Minna Aulassaaari + team, Riveria
Samu Kaivola + team, Riveria
Andrei Potekhin + team, Karelia + Riveria
Ella Effendy + team, Riveria
Tapio Tiimonen+ team, UEF
Eino Lehmusoksa + team, Riveria
Clara Malot + team, UEF

Extra funding received:

Pitkospuu Production, Karelia
Green Carettaret, Karelia

The Draft application process is organized three times a year and about 20 teams get funding for testing and further developing their product and service ideas every year. Teams that have at least two members can apply. At least one team member must be a student, staff or faculty member of Karelia UAS, University of Eastern Finland, Riveria or Savonia.