BASF Partner Up Challenge

Partner up with the world leading chemical company!

Calling for applications from Startups and R&D teams across the world

Partner with the world's leading chemical company!


The personal care industry is undergoing momentous change. The trends of urbanisation, digitalisation 

and sustainability have significantly influenced consumers, as they increasingly demand more innovative solutions from providers of personal care products.

The largest chemical producer in the world, BASF is continually looking to enhances their services and adapt their approach.

Seize the opportunity to collaborate with BASF!

BASF is looking to partner up with companies to answer today's trends and evolutions. Together with BASF, create and customize innovative solutions to meet the needs of the currents markets.

The challenge focus on:

  • The Personal Care Market
  • The cosmetic industry

Do you think your startup has a product or a service that can bring new approach to the market?

The challenge is open to any startup or company with a relevant solution.

 The topics to tackle

You can answer to one or several topics below

Logistics and Supply Chain Management in Africa



B2B2C and Big Data

The Future of the Cosmetic Industry

What's in it for you ? 

The opportunity to build a partnership with a world leading company
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All of the finalists will have the opportunity to meet BASF Top Management to convince them that they are the best startup to partner with. 



The winning team will receive 15 000€. 



 The second team will receive 10 000€. 



 The third team will receive 5 000€. 

July 28th

An unique event!

 The best startups of the challenge will be invited to pitch to the jury during the online final of the challenge!