Begin 2021 with this awesome new year’s trivia by SUPRA

Friday 22 January 2021
2021 is going to be awesome! So start the new year by participating in our new year’s trivia and guess what, we have awesome prizes for you from some local start-ups.
Grafik mit weißer Schrift auf blauem Hintergrund und der Aufschrift: Neujahrsgewinnspiel - Die erste alljährliche Neujahrsraterei mit SUPRA
New year'S Trivia by SUPRA (Quelle: SUPRA/CENTIM)

SUPRA is about enhancing the start-up spirit at H-BRS and so it’s obvious that the trivia will all be about entrepreneurship.

Put your knowledge to the test with fun and challenging trivia questions about entrepreneurship and start-ups.

Opening date: January 11, 2021
Closing date: January 25, 2021
Announcement of the winners: February 01, 2021

Let's get started

The contest consists of 10 trivia questions, in which each answer is a single letter of the alphabet. A letter could answer zero, one, two or more questions. When everything is done with the last question which will be posted on January 22, 2021, put them in  the correct order to create one word (German word) and email it to .

The new year’s trivia by SUPRA begins!

Who founded the company SpaceX in 2002?

Please write down letter number 3 of the last name.

What fabulous term is used to describe start-ups that have a market value of one billion US dollars or more?

Please write down letter number 6.

H-BRS would like to provide even better support for students, employees and alumni to start their own business and has therefore launched Start-up Programme Rheinbach Sankt Augustin(SUPRA). Besides start-up sensitization and start-up qualification- what other fields of action are addressed by the SUPRA project?

Please write down letter number 5 from the German word.

Startup, Start Up, Start-up - How is the word actually spelled correctly according to the Duden?

Please write down letter number 6.

*As a dictionary of the German language, Duden allows for accurate hyphenation and spell-checking of German words.

To give you an overview of the most important key factors of your business model, you can use a model by the Swiss author Alexander Osterwalder which has gained popularity in the past. What is the name of the model called?

Please write down letter number 4 from the second word.

In addition to co-working, financing and know-how, which other services are offered by the Digital Hub Bonn?

Please write down letter number 3.

Apart from Judith Williams, which other female investor was part of the TV series Höhle der Löwen jury in 2020?

We are looking for the letter number 3 of the first name of female’s judge.

What does the letter O in the SWOT analysis stand for?

Please write down letter number 8.

What is the English term used to describe the practice of funding a project or venture in which a large number of people contribute with a relatively small amount of money to a project?

Please write down letter number 8.

The fact that one can be very successful after completing their studies from H-BRS is shown by the example of a smoothie manufacturer based in Bonn. What is the name of the female founder of this now established start-up?

We are looking for the first letter of the female founder’s first name.

Hints for the solution word

The solution for question 5 (Jan. 15, 2021) is -Network- (Unfortunately, the Digital Hub website has changed since the trivia was created).

The first letter of the solution word is recognizable from question number 4 (14.01.2021).

The fifth letter of the solution word is recognizable from question number 8 (20.01.2021).

The last letter of the solution word is recognizable from question number 3 (13.01.2021).

Terms and conditions

The new year’s trivia by SUPRA is open to all members of the Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences. Participants with limited legal capacity require the consent of their legal representative to participate in the competition. CENTIM staff and other employees at H-BRS directly or indirectly associated with the trivia are not eligible.

  • Only one entry will be accepted per person. Multiple entries per person, or per email address will not be accepted.
  • Any personal data relating to you will be used solely in accordance with current European data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without your prior consent.
  • The winning entries will be published via the official H-BRS website and it’s social media channels as appropriate.
  • Drawing: Winners will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received by latest February 01, 2021 and will be notified by email. The winners must then respond to the notifications as instructed by  Mrs Alida Hensen ( latest Monday, February 8, 2021 (11.59 pm). If the winner does not respond to our notifications within the aforementioned date, then that winner will forfeit all rights and entitlement to the prize and another winner will be selected at random


CENTIM/SUPRA would like to thank all the wonderful sponsors who have pledged or donated prizes for the new year's trivia by SUPRA

Bild mit den Logos der Sponsoren des Neujahrsgewinnspiels mit SUPRA
Thank you to all the sponsors (Quelle: SUPRA/CENTIM)
Das Start-up Programm Sankt Augustin Rheinbach wird im Rahmen des EXIST-Programms durch das Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie gefördert.
Start-Up Programme Sankt Augustin Rheinbach (SUPRA) is funded by the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) and the European Social Fund (Logos: