Who can apply?
StartLife Accelerate is open to startup teams working on technologies and new business models in the food, agriculture or bio based economy. We are particularly interested in ideas with a clear technical focus and a strong innovative aspect. Our criteria for entry are as follows:
- You are active in AgriTech or FoodTech
- You are addressing a relevant social, health or environmental need
- You are developing a highly innovative technology or product
- You are beyond the idea phase; you have a prototype or MVP of your product
- You have at least two founders / team members able to participate for the full duration of the program
- You have the ambition to scale and grow fast
- Show full commitment to participate in all elements of the program
How do I apply?
Simply start requesting an easy intake through the button below. We’ll run a quick check to see if you’re eligible for the program. If we see a potential match, we’ll set up a call to discuss the program with you. Then you’ll be invited to fill out a more in-depth application form. From all applications, we’ll invite about 15 startups to our ‘Selection Day’. Each startup will then present themselves in three separate sessions. Categories covered are as follows:
- Product & Technology
- Market & Customers
The best scoring startups (6-10) are offered a spot in StartLife Accelerate.