Elginkan Foundation was the main sponsor also in 2010 of "New Ideas New Businesses Entrepreneurship Contest", which was organized by the Middle East Technical University, was held successfully for the first time in 2005, and continued with increasing success in 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009.

Sixth "New Ideas New Businesses" Entrepreneurship contest was concluded with the final ceremony held in November 27 2010.

Among five teams that made it to the finals, KURUP group won 75.000 TL Elginkan Foundation award and the right to have office in METU Teknokent for 3 years.  Moreover, the same group was also deemed worthy of the award of the Undersecreteriat for Defence Industry with another project.

Elginkan Foundation will provide support valued at 75.000 TL to be paid gradually to KURUP Group that won the award in order for them to commence production.