European Startup Accelerators

Startup Ecosystem EU offers this European Accelerator Directory as a resource to startups.

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Our goal is to bring together startups, investors and innovators to learn about cutting-edge innovations and foster dynamic conversation addressing how technology is transforming Europe.

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European Startup Accelerators

European Wide

  • EIT Health Investor Network is the first pan-European, EU-driven network solely focused on financing health innovation. his program, part of EIT Health Accelerator, aims to connect European health-oriented investors and promising start-ups through cross-border financing and co-investments. Various locations.
  • European Social Innovation Competition – Launched in memory of social innovation pioneer Diogo Vasconcelos, the European Social Innovation Competition is a challenge prize run by the European Commission across all EU Member States and Horizon 2020 Associated Countries. Now in its 7th year, the Competition acts as a beacon for social innovators in Europe, employing a proven methodology for supporting early-stage ideas and facilitating a network of radical innovators shaping society for the better. Each year the Competition is based around a different issue facing Europe. This year, the focus is: Challenging Plastic Waste.
  • Startupbootcamp – We are a global family of industry-focused programs. We support early-stage tech founders to rapidly scale their companies by providing direct access to an international network of the most relevant mentors, partners, and investors in their industry.


  • Elevator Lab powered by Raiffeisen Bank International – a leading Fintech Partnership Program powered by Raiffeisen Bank International AG (RBI) Vienna, Wien, Austria
  • Female Founders Global – Grow F Female Founders Global is a hub for entrepreneurial women that empowers, connects and supports. Our three-month program aims to kickstart highly innovative and scalable female-led ventures. This accelerator program focuses on startup development, founder development, and one-on-one support. Vienna, Wien, Austria
  • Next Floor TACC – Next Floor Accelerator for Tourism! We connect the best startups with academic know-how from our partner universities, we push them forward with the experience of our mentors and finance them through our investment partners. When the startups are ready, we connect them with the world’s largest corporations. Salzburg, Austria
  • Salzburg Innovation Challenge – Austria’s Salzburg AG is calling for startups innovating in the areas of affordable and clean energy, industry and infrastructure, sustainable cities and communities, and climate action to join its fourth Innovation Challenge. Salzburg, Austria


  • InvestHorizon is an accelerator program designed to facilitate access to the Series A funding for selected deep tech companies and help boost their investment readiness and investor relations. InvestHorizon is financed by the European Commission in association with Eureka and delivered by a consortium coordinated by Techtour in partnership with Bpifrance / EuroQuity, Bwcon, Ebn, Eura, the Business School, and Meta. Brussels, Belgium




Czech Republic

  • StartupYard – Central Europe’s leading accelerator for technology startups — mostly geared toward ‘Deep Tech’ startups that are solving challenging technology problems. Prague, Czech Republic
  • Supernova StudioSupernova is an intense startup acceleration program that provides pre-seed investment + mentorship + infrastructure + connections to founders of web & mobile startups. Entrepreneurs build their product under the guidance of other successful entrepreneurs, product experts, and investors – taking it from an idea to a fundable business. Prague, Hlavni mesto Praha, Czech Republic


  • Accelerace Medtech Health Care Accelerator – Medtech startups offer high returns and impact and can improve millions of lives. However, with less than a 1% probability of success, most discovery stage projects fail expensively. There are many risks related to fundraising, go to market, building partnerships, etc. and too many decisions are often made on gut feelings due to time and resource constraints. At Accelerace, we remove those risks by helping you focus your time and resources on critical issues and prioritizing and de-risking your project using personalized issue trees and lean/agile business models. We provide open office hours and sparing for our founders based on over 100 years of collective entrepreneurial experience and using bespoke coaching tools & techniques built by founders for founders. Through our Nordic Mentor Network for Entrepreneurship (NOME) collaboration, we also offer immediate access to world-class mentors and key opinion leaders. Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Green Tech Challenge – a rapid growth program for small and medium-sized companies. Together they can create a greener and richer planet! Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Growth Train Accelerator – Growth Train is a non-profit, international accelerator program supporting startups of all levels. We take zero equity and aim to attract startups who are open to establishing their business in our region. Nykøbing, Sjelland, Denmark
  • Soundtech Accelerator – Soundtech accelerator customized to your specific needs and challenges to help you in the best possible way! Struer, Midtjylland, Denmark


  • Startup Wise Guys – one of the most active early-stage investors in the broader CEE region and Nordics. To help techy startup founders become true entrepreneurs, we are running a world-class startup accelerator since 2012. We have accelerated more than 145 startups in 15 cohorts, focusing on B2B SaaS, Fintech and Cybersecurity. Tallinn, Harjumaa, Estonia
  • Superangel – a community of successful founders taking you to the next level. We offer early-stage investments from entrepreneurs to entrepreneurs. Tallinn, Harjumaa, Estonia


  • EnergySpin – They spin the energy companies to the next level. EnergySpin started as an innovative platform to share ideas and trends and developed into a multi-corporate accelerator program, supporting startups to grow, connecting them to corporates and helping them to challenge the status quo of the industry. We believe in a clean and sustainable future. And that is why we want to help startups and enterprises reach their goals, and together build a world, where clean and affordable energy is provided for everyone. Vaasa, Western Finland, Finland
  • Levelup – a startup accelerator based in the Kotka Region of Finland. They bring together startups from all over the world to participate in a 15-week program that empowers entrepreneurs to develop game-changing opportunities in Finland – home to the globally renowned Slush Conference and Startup Sauna. Kotka, Southern Finland, Finland
  • Spark Finland – SPARK provides intensive and systematic support for increasing the maturity of ideas towards working and valuable solutions in the life science and health tech space. We also provide open educational and networking events for a wider audience. Helsinki, Finland
  • Terkko X Health Accelerator – Terkko Health X is an ambitious accelerator for health and life science teams with the potential to reshape the industry. You’ve got a concept – Terkko Health X provides you with the right skills and services to take that concept into the market. With solutions ranging from primary healthcare to diagnostics, the program is open for all early-stage teams of 2–5 mavericks, from established young businesses to not-yet entrepreneurs and scientists willing to develop startups.


  • Climb @ The Camp – a four-month program in the south of France for early-stage entrepreneurs, co-produced with the Village by CA. Aix-en-provence, Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur, France
  • Hello Tomorrow – A global non-profit on a mission to accelerate the transfer of breakthrough technologies into real-world solutions. Paris, Ile-de-France, France
  • Labo de l’édition14 sectoral incubators for tailor-made support: Fintech and Insurtech, HRTech, Real Estate of Tomorrow, Digital Cultural and Creative Industries, Urban and Sustainable Logistics and Mobility, Sport, Tourism, Food, Circular Economy, Digital Edition, E-Health and Well-Being, eSports, events, Client Experience. Paris, Ile-de-France, France
  • Look Forward – the innovation hub for startups willing to change the way we produce, distribute and consume fashion and beauty. La Plaine-saint-denis, Ile-de-France, France
  • Microsoft’s AI Factory in Station F – Microsoft France is focusing on helping AI-based startups contribute in five key areas: health, environment/energy, transportation, financial services, and agri-food. The first accelerator in this new program – AI for Green Energy – has launched in partnership with Schneider Electric, and is focused on finding new ways to use AI to decrease consumption and increase energy efficiency. Paris, France
  • NEOMA EdTech AcceleratorFast and Good Growth: transforming student experience and innovative pedagogy, Mont-saint-aignan, Haute-Normandie, France
  • Numa – NUMA is the best methodologies and skills of startups in the service of the digital transformation of companies. Paris, France
  • STATION F – Our program is open to early-stage startups with big ambitions. Get a full-time desk in our one-of-a-kind campus and join our unique community of hand-picked entrepreneurs. Our program is built for founders with access only to startups-recommended resources. Paris, France
  • Starburst Ventures – The world’s first and only global aerospace startup accelerator and venture capital fund. Paris, Ile-de-France, France
  • Startup Sesame – an alliance of European tech events, helping scale-ups, investors, and corporates to engage with the startup ecosystem. Paris, France
  • The FamilyThe Family nurtures Entrepreneurs through Education, Unfair Advantages & Capital. Paris, Ile-de-France, France
  • ToasterLAB – ToasterLAB is a FoodTech and AgTech business acceleration program, launched by Vitagora. ToasterLAB is a FoodTech and AgTech business acceleration program, launched by Vitagora, a leading European food business cluster. It is backed by top players from throughout the FoodTech value chain. From its base in Dijon and Paris, ToasterLAB helps promising start-ups and SMEs to scale up and industrialize their products and services and accelerate their time to market – faster, further, smarter. Dijon, Bourgogne, France
  • Women Startup Challenge Europe HealthTech – Launched in partnership with Craig Newmark, founder of craigslist and Craig Newmark Philanthropies, the Women Startup Challenge is on a mission to close the funding gap and shake up a culture and economy that’s made it exceedingly difficult for women to launch startups and raise capital. We provide funding, mentoring, and other resources for women who are creating the most innovative tech companies to help scale their products. The 10 finalists will pitch our distinguished jury of investors on 7 October in Paris. Our distinguished jury has included investors from Mozilla, GV (Google Ventures), Techstars, Illuminate Ventures, OneRagtime, Techstars, and more. Paris, France


  • Accel Springer Plug and Play Accelerator  – We run 100-day acceleration programs. When we partner with you, we provide you with a place to work, access to our global network, daily opportunities, and 25,000 Euro funding. In return, we ask for 5% equity. Our support doesn’t end after 100 days. Our team, our alumni network and everyone we know are here to support you throughout your entrepreneurial journey. Berlin, Germany
  • Accessible Transport for Berlin Challenge – Change the way Berlin moves! This is your chance to shape the future of public transport systems in Berlin and Potsdam, develop solutions to address mobility challenges and improve the lives of people such as the disabled, elderly or visually-impaired. Berlin, Germany
  • Agile Accelerator – an accelerator that invests in the energy sector. They nurture new business ideas and bring them to life using our knowledge from the energy sector. Agile Accelerator started in May 2013 to support one of E.ON’s many goals, promoting innovation. They first launched internally to stimulate the ideas and expertise of employees within E.ON and to support the launch of their business models. But in October 2014, they widened their focus to include energy-related ideas from outside E.ON as well. Essen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
  • APX – Axel Springer has teamed up with Porsche to form a new accelerator We work with startups directly to deliver a Tailormade program for each team. Our early-stage investment approach highlights personal development, providing the support you need where and when you need it. Berlin, Germany
  • AtomLeap – a high-tech startup accelerator and business intelligence provider. We offer highly personalized analyses of technology and startup trends to help our corporate clients, who represent a wide range of sectors, understand and evaluate potential partners and competitors. We also support daring, scientifically grounded product ideas and provide their creators with everything they need to make people’s lives more sustainable, more connected, and healthier. Thanks to our own experience working with large companies and startup ventures, we are uniquely positioned to foster the cooperation between corporations and startups, in order to bring out potential synergies and shared interests. At AtomLeap, experience and infrastructure meet fresh ideas and flexibility, enabling both sides to reap the benefits of collaboration. Berlin, Germany
  • B. Braun Accelerator – B. Braun Accelerator – The B. Braun Acceleration Program empowers startups, entrepreneurs & intrapreneurs to quickly transform ideas into successful business innovations solutions to be implemented to their different company functions (incl. ambulatory centers & hospitals) and improve processes as well as the service level and their products. Melsungen, Germany
  • Climate-KIC – The Accelerator program offers coaching, training, technology validation and office space in 21 support locations and 14 EU countries. Berlin, Germany
  • enpact international mentoring program – West Africa and Europe edition. Gain access to a network of experienced mentors and join a growing community of accomplished entrepreneurs. Berlin, Germany
  • EY Start-up Academy – The EY Start-up Academy aims to support start-ups in the early stage to be ready for securing the needed financing. Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
  • Female Founders – a skill-building mentorship program run by Google for Startups. Over the course of 11 weeks, your high-potential startup will be matched with selected Google mentors to solve your growth challenges. Berlin, Germany
  • FinLabListed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (A7A), we focus on incubating German-based fintech startups and investing globally in venture funding rounds of fintech companies. Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
  • G4A – Bayer G4A works with extraordinary people to develop new health solutions in the digital world. G4A is a global team of intra and entrepreneurs with a presence in 35 countries enabling positive disruption in the digital health and care industry. We do this through new business opportunities and partnerships anchored in behavioral science. Berlin, Germany
  • hub:raum – connecting tech entrepreneurs and startup companies with the network, capital and business opportunities of Deutsche Telekom. For this hub:raum offers investments and also runs programs in focus fields such as Artificial Intelligence, Smart Home, Internet of Things and Big Data. Since 2012, hub:raum has built a portfolio of more than 20 investments and maintains an ecosystem of around 200 startups. Berlin, Germany
  • MAN Accelerator – Access to mobility is the single most important driver to alleviate poverty. The MAN Impact Accelerator is built to scale social ventures in transport and logistics with a considerable impact on society. It takes you on a journey through 4 cities in Europe, Brazil and South Africa. Get access to a pool of more than 300 mentors, become inspired by social entrepreneurs and learn from leaders of your industry! Munich, Germany
  • Merck’s HQ Program – We are not classic accelerators. We are collaboration-makers. At the futuristic Innovation Center at our headquarters in Darmstadt, we will support you from the very beginning. Get the right connections at Merck KGaA Darmstadt, Germany, and end up with a visionary partnership. Together we will explore the unexplored and welcome your startup as part of our community of curious minds. Darmstadt, Germany
  • METRO Accelerator is a highly selective mentorship program for technology-first startups targeting Hospitality and Retail industries. Berlin, Germany
  • NCA – Become part of Europe`s leading commerce accelerator network.We are backed by ten different investors from banking to software and e-commerce, ready to test-drive your service or product. Hamburg, Germany
  • Next Big ThingNext Big Thing AG (NBT) is Europe’s premier startup incubator for the Internet of Things and Services (IoT/IoS) and Blockchain. As a company builder and operational VC, NBT acts at the nexus of a continually growing ecosystem of corporates, founders, technologists, entrepreneurs, investors, and politicians. With our know-how in IoT, we are the touchpoint for innovation in Europe – enabling companies to realize disruptive innovation with exceptional speed. Berlin, Germany
  • next media accelerator – initiated by the German Press Agency (dpa) and founded in 2015 in Hamburg by several independent partners in order to offer media-related startups a place to succeed. Hamburg, Germany
  • ProSiebenSat.1 Accelerator – We invest in B2C start-ups offering mass market relevant products or services, established a market-proven business model and already gained a certain level of traction and revenues. We enable these start-ups to reach the mass market with a min. EUR 1.5m advertising volume (TV, Special Ads, Online Video and Addressable TV or influencer campaigns) consequently accelerates their business to the next level. Besides media volume, we also provide our start-ups with growth-related mentoring, office space in Berlin, as well as access to the extensive network of the ProSiebenSat.1 Group – one of the largest media corporations in Europe.
    Berlin & Munich, Germany
  • Rainmaking Trade & Transport Impact Program – Trade & Transport Impact is a program designed to address real challenges within maritime, transportation, logistics & supply chain industry by helping the best startups & scaleups to connect and collaborate with world-leading corporates in the industry to bring real impact. 10 startups/scaleups will be selected for the program that provides an opportunity to forge relationships & work with the biggest companies in the industry. You can be anywhere in the world, as long as you have the time and capacity to fly to Hamburg for 5 days in total within the next 5 months. Hamburg, Germany
  • SpinLab – The HHL Accelerator – SpinLab supports the growth of entrepreneurial and innovative teams who want to scale up their businesses. Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany
  • Smart Transportation & Energy Berlin -Startupbootcamp Smart Transportation & Energy is the leading global startup accelerator with a focus on the connected and efficient mobility of people and goods. We provide funding, mentorship, and office space in the heart of Berlin and access to a global network of corporate partners, mentors, and investors, for up to ten selected startups across the globe.
  • Start Alliance Berlin– With around 40,000 business registrations per year and more than 500 startup companies, Berlin is undisputedly Germany’s founder capital and is expanding its nationwide lead. The capital is particularly appealing for founders in the creative sectors and technology. Berlin, Germany
  • Transport Hamburg – Startupbootcamp’s program focusing on cargo transportation by land, sea, and air. The Hamburg program will focus on startups in the wider field of transport. That involves maritime, shipping, logistics, supply chain, and also things that could be applied to the above, like data optimization, predictions, traceability, automation, hardware innovation, etc.
  • Vision Health Pioneers – Vision Health Pioneers will support 40 early-stage entrepreneurs. We are looking for mixed teams of up to 4  members to work on one amazing healthtech idea that is applicable to the German market. Berlin, Germany


  • EGG – Egg supports startups with funding and consulting through 2 platforms: Start-Up and Scale-Up. Athens, Greece
  • Metavallon – Metavallon offers hands-on support in areas such as guidance and mentoring, alliances and partnerships, training, talent acquisition, coaching, and networking. Hit the ground running: Our market-driven process is designed to help you gain traction through unique pilot opportunities, guidance for rapid iterations, and increasing international exposure. And this is only the beginning. Athens, Greece


  • Health VentureLab – Health Venture Lab is a community built by many. Our partners ensure the support in resources and expertise to make Health Venture Lab a unique Accelerator, while our experienced coaches help bring out the best in the teams. Alumni support is crucial, so we thrive to keep in close contact with our graduated participants. Budapest, Hungary


  • Startup ReykjavikA 10 week-long mentorship-driven seed-stage accelerator program that runs from June to August each year in Reykjavik, Iceland.


  • Dogpatch Labs – a startup hub, located in the historic chq Building and in the heart of Dublin’s Digital Docklands. Our mission is to accelerate the development of Ireland’s startup ecosystem by providing a valuable community from where you can grow, share knowledge and form connections. Dublin, Ireland
  • Enterprise Ireland – Competitive StartThe purpose of the Competitive Start Fund is to accelerate the growth of start-up companies that have the capacity to succeed in global markets. The fund is designed to enable those companies to reach key technical and commercial milestones. Dublin, Ireland
  • Propeller Venture Accelerator – Propeller Shannon was founded by Shannon Group’s International Aviation Services Centre (IASC) and DCU Ryan Academy for Entrepreneurs, partnering with the Irish Aviation Authority, Boeing and Datalex, and supported by Enterprise Ireland. The Accelerator is a world first; its aim: to boost the development and growth of the aviation, aerospace and traveltech start-up ecosystem. Propeller Shannon is fascinated by all types of innovations: from pure technologies to materials, process, integration, customer experience, digitalization, and business models.  Shannon, Ireland
  • SprintDesigned to support early-stage start-ups, entrepreneurs and UCC-based researchers, SPRINT focuses on the commercialization of UCC-generated technologies and routes to market. SPRINT delivers all the information these companies need, giving them the correct information at the correct time so that they can make better business decisions and avoid the pitfalls many fledgling companies fall into due to lack of knowledge and experience. Cork, Ireland
  • UCC IGNITE – A state of the art Innovation and Incubation Centre based at UCC. GatewayUCC’s mission is the support and development of successful knowledge-based indigenous companies arising from UCC’s research, transforming knowledge into commercial success and providing the critical linkage between the university and enterprise. Cork, Ireland


  • FashionTech Milan – During our intense 3-month accelerator program, up to 10 carefully selected startups will collaborate with 150+ mentors, partners and investors to build world-class products, services, and business. Their ultimate goal is becoming industry-leading FashionTech companies in the future. At the end of the program, all startups will pitch their innovative ideas in front of hundreds of investors, partners, and mentors on our grand finale: Demo Day.
  • FoodTech Rome – Startupbootcamp FoodTech empowers food innovators to become the future leaders of the agriculture and food industries. We are looking for high-growth tech startups operating within all the segments of the food chain from agriculture to restaurants and retail, from food substitutes to drones and robots.
  • Kaspersky Open Innovations Program – Kaspersky Open Innovation Program is inviting innovative startups to support the growth of new joint business activities. For startup teams and individual projects. We are looking for the most advanced projects working at the edge of cybersecurity. Milan, Italy
  • LUISS ENLABS – LUISS ENLABS facilitates a startup accelerator program that assists startups in their process of growth and development. Rome, Lazio, Italy
  • Open Accelerator – Open Accelerator aims at identifying international innovative projects in Life Sciences. In line with Zambon Vision, the 2018 call will be focused on two therapeutic areas: CNS and Respiratory (including Rare Diseases in both areas).Milan, Italy
  • SELLALAB – an innovation platform for startups and companies created with the aim of supporting their growth, their open innovation processes, and their digital transformation. Biella, Piemonte, Italy
  • The Startup Training – Aiutare le startup a minimizzare le probabilità di fallimento tramite il metodo scientifico, un approccio validato e che ha dimostrato di incrementare la performance delle startup del +400%. Milan, Italy


  • Buildit Accelerator – Buildit is an accelerator and venture fund for new global success stories in hardware and IoT. Buildit is the first accelerator in the Baltic States and Nordic countries with a focus on physical devices (hardware in combination with software). Riga, Latvia


  • GovTech Lab Lithuania – GovTech Lab Lithuania is an emergent innovation ecosystem in which entrepreneurs deliver technology products and services, often using new and emerging technologies, to public sector clients. Do you have an idea of how to solve one of the challenges? The solution should meet the criteria set by the challenge owner and the expectations expressed during the workshop day. Make sure that you are able to continue working on this solution, in case your idea is selected and the challenge owner wants to buy the finished product. Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Soft-Landing – Soft-Landing connects startup ecosystems & facilitates growth for European scaleups through numerous missions. Vilnius, Vilniaus Apskritis, Lithuania


  • Fit 4 Start – To maximize your business’s chance of becoming successful and sustainable, Fit 4 Start offers intensive coaching, attractive pre-seed capital up to €150,000 and access to the best networks. The program is open for selected start-ups in the domains of ICT, HealthTech or Space with innovative ideas, strong motivation and high development potential. Luxembourg


  • Binance Labs – Binance Labs is the venture arm of Binance, established to incubate, invest and empower blockchain and cryptocurrency entrepreneurs and communities. The mission of Binance Labs is to support industry projects that help grow the larger blockchain ecosystem, realizing the full potential of blockchain technology and its social impact, while increasing cryptocurrency adoption globally. Valletta, Malta


  • ACE Venture Lab – (Amsterdam Center for Entrepreneurship) is a startup accelerator that actively supports researchers, scientists, students and entrepreneurs with tech-driven ideas looking to transform their concepts into a feasible business. Today the accelerator is home to young entrepreneurs who develop world-changing concepts in industries like Advanced IT, Medical & Health Technology, Chemical & Advanced Materials and Sustainable Technology. Offering tailored programs, startup facilities, entrepreneurial network and mentorship from the best startup experts, ACE Venture Lab supports ambitious science and high-tech entrepreneurs across every stage of starting a business. Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, The Netherlands
  • Commerce Amsterdam – We work with the world’s leading Startups & Scale-ups in the Logistics Solutions, Security & Fraud, AI, Data & Behavioral Analytics, Ad & Marketing Solutions, Sales Tech, and Retail Tech industries. Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, The Netherlands
  • FinTech & CyberSecurity Amsterdam – The FinTech & CyberSecurity program in Amsterdam is looking for FinTech, InsurTech & CyberSecurity companies seeking to improve the customer journey and to increase operational efficiency in the B2B and B2C space. Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, The Netherlands
  • Media Amsterdam – We work with the world’s leading Startups & Scale-ups in the following media-related focus areas: Video and audio, immersive media & gaming, content & publishing, and data management & monetization Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, The Netherlands
  • PortXL – PortXL is the World’s first port acceleration program for disruptive port innovations to help change the way maritime is shaped today. Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, The Netherlands
  • Rockstart Accelerator supports startups in becoming scalable by providing them with access to the market, capital, expertise, and community. Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, The Netherlands
  • Smart City & IoT Amsterdam – With its dedicated innovation program, Startupbootcamp aims to empower startups and scale-ups to build successful businesses that contribute to the creation of a connected society with the help of the latest technologies.
  • World Startup Factory (WSF) – acceleration programs to startups with impact-driven solutions and convincing business models. WSF aims to create value for all involved stakeholders by the accelerated growth of the selected startups. They believe impact-driven startups are of increasing importance to develop successful solutions for societal and environmental challenges. Therefore, they accelerate the growth of startups who are passionate about solving these challenges. They do this by providing access to funding, mentorship, an extensive international network, and expert support. The Hague, Zuid-Holland, The Netherlands


  • Aleap – a non-profit incubator, offers a community for health startups. Our mission is to facilitate innovation and value creation by developing an ecosystem for ambitious health entrepreneurs and companies to create new products better and faster. Oslo, Norway
  • Hatch Blue – We are the world’s first sustainable aquaculture accelerator program seeking to find, develop and scale disruptive aquaculture startups. We believe in a sustainable aquaculture industry capable of meeting global demand. Bergen, Norway
  • Katapult Accelerator – An Impact-Tech Accelerator. We believe in making a positive impact. We believe in technology as the key driver for change. We believe in the untapped talent of the world. Oslo, Norway
  • Norway Health Tech – Norway’s largest health cluster, with 250 members – all of whom are dedicated to shaping tomorrow’s healthcare system. Many of the cluster’s member companies actively seek out innovative solutions in the field. Norway Health Tech assists the companies in bringing these solutions onto the national stage and further onto the global market. Oslo, Norway
  • StartupLab – the premier Nordic tech investor/incubator/accelerator having worked actively with more than 300 tech startups since started in 2012. The investments are backed by top Norwegian serial entrepreneurs and StartupLab is typically the first investor helping the companies in its early phase. To date (June 2019) we’ve invested in 80 tech startups which has grown to a market cap over 3,6 billion NOK. Some companies from StartupLab are; reMarkable, Huddly, Attensi, Dragonbox, Ardoq, Sensibel, OncoImmunity, Oivi, NoIsolation, Vivaldi, Poio, Exabel, Imerso, Tunable, Intelecy, Hold, EDinsight. We invest in Norwegian tech startups with USD 100-500k. run rate is approximately 20 investment on a yearly basis. The focus is primarily on technology and research related projects, and we provide funding to the most committed, passionate and ambitious tech entrepreneurs. Oslo, Norway


  • Akcelerator Idea Global (Ideo) – Poszukujemy projektów biznesowych na wczesnym etapie rozwoju, które posiadają przynajmniej prototyp swojego produktu. Prezentowane rozwiązanie powinno mieć potencjał wykorzystania u dużych partnerów biznesowych. Akcelerator IDEA Global to program dla ambitnych zespołów, które są w stanie mocno zaangażować się w kilkumiesięczny program akceleracyjny pozwalający na rozwój projektu i pozyskanie strategicznych partnerów biznesowych. Rzeszów, Poland
  • Akcelerator Innowacji Przemysłowych INDUSTRYLAB – gwarantuje rozwój i komercjalizację innowacyjnych rozwiązań będących odpowiedzią na zidentyfikowane potrzeby kluczowych dla polskiej gospodarki podmiotów. Poznań, Poland
  • Fundacja Przedsiębiorczości Technologicznej – The Technology Entrepreneurship Foundation – Accelerator of MIT Enterprise Forum Poland (MITEF Poland). The accelerator was created as part of the ScaleUP competition organized by PARP, which is the first project of the government’s Start In Poland program. Warsaw, Poland
  • FundingBox Accelerator – a community with over 16.500 subscribers where makers, entrepreneurs, and innovators meet, interact and collaborate to build growth connections and win equity-free funding to catalyze their growth. Warsaw, Poland
  • HardGamma Ventures – Apart from its own acceleration program, GammaRebels also offers a number of pre-acceleration courses for early-stage startups. Each program brings its own set of advantages and benefits. Warsaw, Poland
  • Huge Thing – Acceleration program allows members to learn from the finest specialists on the market, both in Poland and abroad. We support founders in a journey to become smart entrepreneurs, able to build strong and capable teams. Warsaw, Poland
  • Krakowski Park Technologiczny – The Kraków Technology Park (KTP) is the most complete one-stop-shop for businesses operating in Poland. We have a full toolbox to let our clients develop better and faster at our disposal. The system we have developed consists of ca. 350 enterprises, whom we help to build the best conditions for business development and sales increase in our daily practice. We don’t pretend we run businesses in the stead of our clients. All we do is we help them where the growth potential is the greatest. Kraków, Poland
  • Łódzka Specjalna Strefa Ekonomiczna S.A – Entrepreneurs interested in the commencement of their activity in Lodz SEZ can use state aid of up to 55% of eligible costs of investment or two-year labor costs. Lodz, Poland
  • Pomorska Specjalna Strefa Ekonomiczna – Pomorska Specjalna Strefa Ekonomiczna sp. z o.o. (Pomeranian Special Economic Zone, PSEZ) works for the benefit of regional development by creating attractive conditions for the development of entrepreneurship and the inflow of new investments. It pursues its mission, aimed at stimulating the economy and improving the investment climate in Poland, in accordance with the assumptions of the Strategy for Responsible Development. Sopot, Poland
  • Program Pilot Maker (techBrainers) – Pilot Maker Electro ScaleUp is a program that gives startups an opportunity to get the first groundbreaking order in the electromobility industry, conducted for a corporate partner. Warsaw, Poland


  • Dream Assembly – a fashion and retail tech accelerator that offers the world’s most promising startups a program of education, mentorship, networking opportunities, early-stage funding, and access to investors. Lisbon, Portugal
  • Farfetch Startup Accelerator – Dream Assembly’s mission is to support the best entrepreneurs, teams, and technology that are shaping the future of commerce. We believe that the whole luxury fashion industry, including Farfetch, can benefit from supporting the next generation of technology companies. Lisbon, Portugal
  • Initiatives Portugal Ventures – Early-stage funding for Portugal startups focused on Green Economy, Agrotech and Tourism. Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
  • Maze X – the pan-European impact accelerator that targets tech-based startups that are solving social or environmental challenges. Lisbon, Portugal
  • Protechting – Protechting is a program that supports and develops technological projects that will help to innovate in the areas of the protection of people and their belongings, service, health, and savings. Lisbon, Lisboa, Portugal
  • Startup Lisboa – supports the creation of companies and track their first years of activity. Founded in 2011 by the Lisbon Municipality, Bank Montepio, and IAPMEI – Portuguese Agency for Competitiveness and Innovation IP, it’s a private non-profitable association that provides entrepreneurs and companies office space as well as a support structure. Mentoring, link to strategic partners, access to investment, help with business basics, networking activities, communication. Lisboa, Portugal
  • The Madeira Startup Retreat – promoted by Startup Madeira, Turismo de Portugal and Nova School of Business and Economics, takes place from the 4th February to 29th of March 2018 on Madeira Island, Portugal. It aims at welcoming and working with 8 Tourism & Travel related Startups over a period of two months. Not only does it imply relocation, but also working and sharing business experience on Madeira Island.
  • Zero Gravity – No one really helps you take the first step. We do. We are a startup acceleration program that helps B2B startup founders and teams to focus on what really matters: MAKE MEANING TO MAKE MONEY. Lisbon, Portugal



  • Bridgeway Company Europe Startup Accelerator – Categories Big Data, Gamification, Machine Learning, Robotics, Virtual Reality. Bridgeway brings in many experts in the fields of organizational culture, accounting, marketing & sales, product design, user experience, mobile & user testing, and more. We’ll work together to help you create your strategy, understand key metrics, ensure growth, and deliver a pitch that will bring your startup to life! Belgrade, Serbia



  • ABC Accelerator – ABC Accelerator is a private acceleration group with an award-winning acceleration program for startups and scaleups, designed to grow your business and increase your valuation, combined with a 25k€ convertible loan and an option for 100k-250k€ investment as a way to scale. Ljubljana, Slovenia.


  • 101 startups101 Startups is an investment fund, initiated by students of the Internet Business Master, which aims to invest in Internet technology companies in the seed phase. 101 is the road that connects San Francisco with Silicon Valley, where the most important technology companies are installed. Our illusion is to help entrepreneurs turn their startups into one of the big companies on Highway 101. Pier01, Barcelona, Spain
  • 2 digits growth Business opportunities for innovative companies. Barcelona, Spain
  • AcceleraAt Fluidra Accelera, we promote innovative projects within the water, pool and wellness sector, helping companies develop a solid business model that ensures the viability of their projects and allows them to attract investors. We also offer a selection of start-ups that have high growth potential and are guided by the criteria of Fluidra, a leading company in the pool and wellness sector. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • AntaiANTAI: INTERNATIONAL ONLINE AND MOBILE VENTURE BUILDER Every day we accept the challenge of launching successful businesses together with the best teams of professionals. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • AtipicsAtípics is an entrepreneurship program for young adults that want to launch ideas that have a positive impact. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • B Startup 10 – A Banco Sabadell initiative to support young companies in developing their projects with the maximum guarantee of success. Multiple locations.
  • Barcelona Activa – Barcelona City Council’s Local Development Agency and an international benchmark for supporting entrepreneurship, innovation, professional improvement and job creation based on its 27 years of operations with extensive experience in business incubation.
  • Barcelona Tech CityBarcelona Tech City is a private non-profit organization open to all Barcelona-based members of the local and global technology ecosystem. It works with entrepreneurs, start-ups, consolidated businesses, investors, incubators, accelerators, company builders, universities, business schools, media enterprises, government agencies, and other entities. Barcelona Tech City is a project driven by local entrepreneurs that currently represents more than 800 businesses. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Barcelona Ventures – In Barcelona, we have amazing talent, entrepreneurs, and projects that can compete with Silicon Valley companies. Our goal is to help our startups, those based in Spain and the rest of Europe, to get a foothold in Silicon Valley, to connect with investors and, eventually, be invested in. The startups who join us leverage on our network of mentors, investors, business leaders, and industry insiders. We are looking for early-stage and top-class founders attacking large, global markets and solving real problems using technology to join our Accelerator Program so we can help them unlock smart capital from US investors. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Bind 4.0 Acceleration Program – Bind 4.0 is an acceleration program geared toward tech startups with solutions applied to Advanced Manufacturing, Smart Energy, Health Tech or Food Tech fields. It’s a public-private initiative that promotes the development of innovative Industry 4.0 projects with top-level organizations and that accelerates the startups through training, high-impact mentorship, and connections to the major industrial players in the Basque Country. San Sebastian, Pais Vasco, Spain
  • CaixaImpulse – Fostering innovation to improve people’s health. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Conector Startup Accelerator – Conector Startup Accelerator is a Spanish startup incubator that provides mentorship services for startups and entrepreneurs. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • CRAASH Barcelona – CRAASH Barcelona, an EIT Health bootcamp organized by Biocat is looking for projects and start-ups to join the second edition of a boot camp that focuses on validating business models in the European markets of Barcelona, Paris, and Delft, as well as the US market of Boston. Participants should be part of a project in the field of medical devices, diagnosis or digital health from any European ecosystem looking to bring their product closer to the patient. The program is mostly web-based, but the travel to four on-site events will allow participants to build their network and evolve their solution. Any team of three people that have a technical lead, an entrepreneurial lead and a clinical lead with technology at technology readiness level 3 or 4 (proof of concept or proof of feasibility) can apply. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Cuatrecasas Acelera– We are looking for innovative startups that have at least one functional, viable and quality product, add value to the legaltech sector and respond to the transformation challenges set by Cuatrecasas. Madrid, Spain
  • Demium Startup – Our program is intense but can be truly life-changing. First up is our selection process, consisting of a series of interviews and, for those that make it though, attendance at our AllStartUp Weekend. Then, for those that then join our incubation program, we then find you a committed co-founder, and we’ll help turn your excellent idea into a fully-fledged company. Once that day arrives you’ll officially become Demium Alumni, with continued access to our brilliant network of experts, partners, and investors. Valencia, Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao, Malaga, London, Minsk, Lisbon, Kyiv, Warsaw, Budapest, and Athens.
  • EO BarcelonaAccelerator, an Entrepreneurs’ Organization program, is the catalyst that enables first-stage entrepreneurs to catapult your business to the next level. Our mission is to empower you with the tools you need to grow your business to more than US$1 million in sales and provide you with the skills to make yourself a better entrepreneur and leader. Along with structured educational content focused on the​ core areas of first-stage businesses, the Accelerator Program affords you the unique experience of learning from and connecting with the world’s most influential entrepreneurs.​​​ Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • ESAThe ESA Business Incubation Centre Barcelona (ESA BIC Barcelona) opened in 2014. It is managed by Barcelona Activa and supported locally by renowned public administrations and institutions, namely Area Metropolitana de Barcelona, Diputació de Barcelona, Consell Comarcal del Baix Llobregat, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya – Parc UPC and Caixa Capital Risc. Located in Barcelona, Spain, this incubator offers startups support and technical expertise for the creation of innovative companies. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • EsadeCreapolis – Practicamos la open&cross innovation. ¿Quieres saber más? ¡Síguenos o visita nuestra web y nuestros canales online! Sant Cugat del Vallès
  • FledgeFledge is a global network of conscious company accelerators and investment funds, helping entrepreneurs create impactful companies and co-ops at scale through intense, short programs filled with education, guidance, and a massive amount of mentorship. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Fondo EmprendedoresThrough our startup accelerator program, we are promoting innovative projects aimed at the energy industries, mobility, and the circular economy, contributing to a more sustainable energy transition. Madrid, Spain
  • Founder Institute – El Founder Institute es el programa de entrenamiento de emprendedores y de lanzamiento de empresas significativas más grande del mundo, que ayuda a los aspirantes a fundadores en todo el mundo a construir compañías de tecnología duraderas. Basado en Silicon Valley y con sedes en 65 países, el Founder Institute ha ayudado a lanzar más de 3,500 compañías. La misión es “Globalizar a Silicon Valley” y construir ecosistemas sostenibles de empresas significativas que crearán un millón de nuevos puestos de trabajo a nivel mundial. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • GameBCN an incubation program offering video game studios the necessary training and mentoring to professionalize their production pipeline and to make a successful launch to the market. Our main objective is to professionalize small studios developing a game with a clearly identified market potential in order to make them productively efficient and to instill in them a business mentality. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Grupo INTERCOM – We are experts in online classifieds. Sant Cugat del Vallés (Barcelona)
  • Hangar 51 – Formed in January 2011, International Airlines Group (IAG) is the parent company of Aer Lingus, British Airways, Iberia, LEVEL, Vueling, IAG Cargo, and Avios. Building on a strong history of innovation, we launched Hangar 51 to give start-ups and scale-ups the opportunity to develop their business by accessing our airlines’ resources, expertise and venture capital. Through Hangar 51, you have the chance to trial your products and innovations with real customers, work with senior leaders in the travel industry and create a partnership with one of the world’s largest airline groups. Barcelona/Madrid
  • Health-u – Es el programa de Sanofi dirigido a ayudar el desarrollo de Start-ups que comparten la pasión por innovar en plena revolución tecnológica y digital, con propuestas enfocadas en la mejora de la calidad de vida y la experiencia de las personas en el ámbito de la salud, así como su gestión a través de nuevas aplicaciones y enfoques. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Hotusa VenturesHOTUSA VENTURES ORGANIZA PERIÓDICAMENTE EVENTOS Y ENCUENTROS VINCULADOS A ESTABLECER DIÁLOGOS ENTRE EL MUNDO CORPORATIVO Y EL UNIVERSO DE LAS STARTUPS. Con una periodicidad semestral te ofrecemos la posibilidad de participar en nuestro Hotusa Challenge, un evento en formato competición que permite a jóvenes emprendedores ponerse a prueba mediante un reto vinculado al mundo del turismo, las nuevas tendencias, la tecnología y la innovación. Madrid, Spain
  • IMPACT Accelerator – is the accelerator made by world-renowned accelerators, global brands, and VCs. Top ten worldwide. Offering equity-free funding, top-tier acceleration, expert mentors, and more. Our aim is to boost innovation in Europe and beyond. Madrid, Spain
  • Ingenium – We are seeking proposals for energy storage solutions in order to reduce our production costs and increase our sustainability. What storage system will respond to a need the size of ours? How can we apply intelligence to optimizing energy consumption? How can we reduce our energy bill? We are seeking proposals for energy storage solutions in order to reduce our production costs and increase our sustainability. What storage system will respond to a need the size of ours? How can we apply intelligence to optimizing energy consumption? How can we reduce our energy bill? Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Intellectium – Te ayudamos a financiar tu startup tecnológica con capital privado y préstamos y subvenciones públicas. Madrid, Spain
  • IoT & Data Barcelona – Big Data is the new competitive advantage. From being a massive challenge, it has now become an enormous opportunity. The amount of data in the world is fast exploding, yet analyzing this data is paving the way for innovations, even faster! Newer analytical solutions are being offered every day to help companies outperform the competition. Machine learning, on the other hand, is out-reaching milestones one after another and attracting billions of investment from the tech giants. We, at Startupbootcamp Barcelona, believe in the future of this revolution and commit to scaling up these innovative companies, to witness the next generation of products and services. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • IQS Tech FactoryWe are the only industrial accelerator in Spain. IQS has a long entrepreneurial and industrial tradition. A recent study shows that since opening its doors in 1906, IQS has generated at least 348 entrepreneurs, who have launched 461 companies, creating 5.600 jobs and generating over 1B Euros in annual revenues. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Itnig – We build internet companies that aim at being first in class at what they do. We are an independent, private initiative creating future-defining products. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Join & Win – The Mission of Join and Win is to accelerate profitable growth through partnering with start-ups and entrepreneurs active in Home, Health & Personal Care. Join and Win combines Zobele Global Manufacturing Footprint, extensive knowledge in Product Engineering and Market Access to help scale your innovation, and together bring your products to life. Zobele Group is one of the world’s largest producer of innovative and cost-effective product solutions for leading household, health & personal care brands, with both globally optimized solutions and regionally customized products. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Kenko Health – Kenko Health Accelerator is a 4-months acceleration program. Kenko focuses on projects with high growth potential in the health sector. We help you better understand business model, market and funding by enabling you to directly work with professionals and stakeholders. Barcelona, Spain
  • Lanzadera Accelerator – Lanzadera Accelerator provides entrepreneurial solutions for entrepreneurs to implement robust business models. Valencia, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
  • Lanzame Nuestra exigente metodología de selección de Startup, donde buscamos un alto potencial de éxito y crecimiento, nos lleva a analizar decenas de proyectos antes de encontrar la Startup que posteriormente presentaremos a nuestros inversores que conforman el Pledge Fund de Lánzame. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • LaSalle Technova – An acceleration program designed to help high-tech startups in their initial phase. During 4 months we provide you all the coaching and facilities needed in order to accelerate the market access of your company. After validating your business model you will start to develop a product to launch in the market and test with the clients. By the end of the program, you will be ready to raise your first investment round. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Metxa Accelerator – We support entrepreneurs investing in their ideas because we believe in innovative people and the amazing things they can do. Vitoria-gasteiz, Pais Vasco, Spain
  • NapptilusNapptilus Tech Labs is a Venture Builder formed by a group of companies with over 15 years of experience in the technology sector. Part of Barcelona Tech City. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Novartis Cancer Startup Program – The selected startups will enter the acceleration program, which is supported and monitored by a group of high-level mentors from Novartis and the Conector network who will share their experience to support and optimize the development of their business models.  Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Nuclio – Nuclio is part of one of the best entrepreneur ecosystems in Spain and we work daily in the pulse of entrepreneurship in Barcelona: The Palau de Mar. Thanks to the experience of our founding team and advisory board, led by renowned entrepreneur and business angel Carlos Blanco. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Ogilvy (upcelerator)We are an international initiative which focuses on helping emerging companies to accelerate and access to top Brands. Successful companies require plenty of creativity. But they also need to know what they do and how to tell the world about it. And that demands the kind of experience that Ogilvy has: varied, comprehensive and global. In Ogilvy Upcelerator we work with the best professionals of the marketing and communication industry to develop your brand and equip it with all the necessary tools to stand out and differentiate. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Onboard – From Barcelona and San Francisco, our mission is to support technology-based startups and bring them into a consolidated business. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • PcComponentes Startup Booster – PcComponentes, the leading e-commerce in technology and information technology in Spain has presented PcComponentes Startup Booster, the corporate program that will collaborate in the acceleration of projects that provide innovative e-commerce and retail solutions. Murcia, Spain
  • PeninsulaA win-win collaboration with an ecosystem of entrepreneurs to find synergies with partners to complement your expertise. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Proteum xWe work with entrepreneurs to drive the adoption and deployment of the technologies they develop. We do this through a combination of capital infusion, knowledge sharing, helping recruit talent, working with strategic partners and creating operational efficiencies. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Reimagine Food -Connecting entrepreneurs, investors, startups, companies and technology with the future of food. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Rising Up in Spain – a program for foreign startups and entrepreneurs with scalable and innovative projects. Barcelona/Madrid
  • Seed Rocket – SeedRocket es una innovadora iniciativa privada para emprendedores con proyectos de base tecnológica. Proporcionamos formación, financiación y una red de contactos para potenciar el desarrollo de sus startups, así como un espacio común de trabajo en la aceleradora de startups de Barcelona y en Madrid.
  • SEK Lab EdTech Accelerator – the first EdTech Accelerator for Startups that innovate in education based in Spain with a global focus. Part of SEK Educational Group. Madrid, Spain
  • Ship2BAceleramos e Invertimos en Startups de Impacto. Seleccionamos las mejores startups y spin-offs tecnológicas con impacto social o medio ambiental con el objetivo de invertir y acelerar su crecimiento. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
  • Tetuan ValleyTetuan Valley is a non-for-profit pre-accelerator program that promotes local entrepreneurship and regional development. Madrid, Spain
  • WayraEn España, Wayra tiene presencia en los dos hubs de innovación más relevantes del país: Barcelona y Madrid. ¿quieres conocer nuestros espacios?
  • Zata VentureMedia for Equity. Desde Zeta Venture ayudamos a Startups a impulsar sus marcas y actividades mediante potentes campañas de marketing recibiendo a cambio participación en las Startups. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain


  • Antler Stockholm – Build the next wave of tech in Stockholm. We’re a global startup generator enabling the world’s most brilliant and determined people to build global businesses from scratch. Stockholm, Sweden
  • Health2B – Health2B is a lean startup accelerator with a focus on MedTech and healthtech. You may call it digital health, mobile health, e-health, Internet of Things, Wearables, LifeLog, Bio Hacking or Quantified Self – the goal is the same: to improve the wellbeing and health of people. Based in Lund, Sweden – the center of the most exciting health, life science and mobile cluster in Europe. Health2b is among the 15 best health tech accelerators in Europe. Lund, Skane Lan, Sweden
  • Sony Startup Acceleration ProgramSony Startup Acceleration Program invests in early-stage startups. は、起業のノウハウと環境の提供を通じてクリエイターのビジョンを実現し、イノベーションエンジンとしてより良い社会を創っていくことを目指します。Lund, Skane Lan, Sweden
  • STHLM TECH FEST 2019 In 2019, Stockholm’s tech ecosystem continues to grow with more VC funds, more incubators and accelerators, more and much bigger co-working spaces, more startups fundraising, many more new angel investors, and more excitement about the future. Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
  • STING – Sting works with companies primarily in two startup programs: Sting IncubateSting Incubate Deeptech, and Sting Accelerate. We always offer you the best possible tailor-made coaching throughout the journey. Stockholm, Sweden
  • THINK AccelerateWe are specialized in helping early-stage startups build their first prototypes, and get the first important users. At the end of the program, you will be ready to talk to investors to take your startup to the next level. Did we mention that the program is for free and we don’t take any equity in your startup? Helsingborg, Skane Lan, Sweden


  • Baselaunch – The BaseLaunch accelerator is specifically tailored to the needs of healthcare startups. It offers carefully selected ventures non-dilutive financial support, no strings attached access to its Healthcare Partners, knowledge from highly experienced advisors, as well as a state-of-the-art infrastructure. Furthermore, BaseLaunch embeds startups deeply within the Basel region, one of Europe’s finest biotech ecosystem. Basel, Switzerland
  • DayOne Accelerator -Day One, the Swiss innovation hub for precision medicine and digital health managed by, launches its second acceleration run to support ventures targeting the improvement of the wellbeing and health of children and young people. We are seeking brilliant ventures, healthcare innovators, startups as well as intrapreneurs that combine digital technologies, healthcare expertise and entrepreneurial spirit. Companies from low and middle-income countries are also welcome. Basel, Switzerland
  • MassChallenge – a global, zero-equity startup accelerator, founded in Boston, Massachusetts in 2009. As of 2019, MassChallenge has accelerated more than 1,900 startups that have raised more than $4.3 billion in funding and generated $2.5 billion in revenue. MassChallenge Switzerland has quickly become a leading driver of innovation and entrepreneurship in Europe by connecting startups with the experts and resources they need to grow. From developing AI-assisted smart eyewear for people with vision loss to using drones for viticulture, our 184 alumni are changing the world for the better.


  • Hackquarters – Hackquarters is a house that accelerates your startup and puts founders on steroids. Hackquarters is located in Istanbul and applications are open all year long. Let’s make it happen! Istanbul, Turkey
  • KWORKS Entrepreneurship Research CenterWe accelerate the momentum of innovation by enhancing the path for entrepreneurs to build sustainable, scalable, technology-based ventures and strengthen the growth of the entrepreneurial ecosystem at Koç University Şişli campus in Istanbul, Turkey.

United Kingdom

  • Alpha Programme LondonHuckletree Alpha is a 12-week-long intensive accelerator program based in London & Dublin for startups at the pre-seed stage. The Alpha Programme is a 12-week-long intensive accelerator program for startups at the pre-seed stage in London & Dublin. Each cohort benefits from relentless pitch practice, workshops led by industry superstars, real-time feedback from our community and exposure to talent, partners, clients, and investors. The program culminates with an industry dinner, allowing our entrepreneurs to form relationships with the most hands-on early-stage investors. London, England
  • Barclays Accelerator, powered by Techstars – This unique partnership between Barclays and Techstars brings two networks together into one accelerator program that offers entrepreneurs unprecedented access not only to a world-leading bank but also to Techstars international mentor and investor relationships. The London program is nestled in the heart of the Financial Services and FinTech capital of the world, within a few miles of banks, government and Europe’s largest VC ecosystem. London, UK
  • Bethnal Green VenturesBethnal Green Ventures is an early-stage investor in tech for good. London, UK
  • CyLon is the world’s leading cybersecurity accelerator and seed investment program. London, England
  • Data PitchData Pitch is an EU-funded open innovation program bringing together corporate and public-sector organizations that have data with startups and SMEs that work with data. London, England, United Kingdom
  • Digital Health London – We are looking for innovative companies that are addressing patient demand through technology, with a view to funding those with significant potential. Are you an early-stage company that’s addressing health and care needs through digital health? Are you looking for £250k – £5m investment to take your company to the next level? London, UK
  • EDF Energy Pulse Innovation Challenge – helps startups accelerate their products and services while helping to transform the energy sector. London, England, United Kingdom
  • Entrepreneur First – Entrepreneur First is the world’s leading company builder. We invest in the world’s most ambitious technologists to help you build world-class deep technology startups from scratch in London and Singapore. London, England
  • Founders Factory Beauty AcceleratorPilot opportunities and commercial contracts with L’Oreal and our wider network of beauty / retail partners. £30k cash and fundraising support (80% of our start-ups raised £500k or above during and 6 months after the program) London, UK
  • FK Accelerate – FK Accelerate is an investment firm focusing on innovating the building and construction sectors. Altrincham, Cheshire, United Kingdom
  • Greater Manchester Future of Health Challenge in partnership with Novartis – A 12-week program where startups are required to attend one day per week. The program offers a fantastic opportunity for startups and entrepreneurs to gain unrivaled access to the HealthTech ecosystem in the GM area through our close partnerships with industry, the NHS and engaged investors. Manchester, UK
  • HutZero – the leading early-stage entrepreneur bootcamp which helps you gain all the tools you need to get your idea off the ground. London, UK
  • IncuBus VenturesIncuBus Ventures is an early-stage incubator getting startups ready for the world’s best accelerators and further funding. London, England, United Kingdom
  • Ignite – A funded, 6-month accelerator for MVP-stage founders or teams, looking to scale their business and potentially raise further investment. Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
  • InsurTech London – Startupbootcamp InsurTech is the first truly global insurance accelerator working alongside a large portfolio of leading insurance players to foster disruptive and collaborative insurance innovation from early-stage startups. Each year, we select the 10 most promising insurance technology startups from around the world and help them grow. London, UK
  • ItalianTech London – Startupbootcamp ItalianTech is a leading accelerator focused on supporting innovative “Made in Italy” startups entering the UK market. Participating startups range across industries including Green Energy, Transport, FinTech, MedTech, Blockchain, Digital Manufacturing, and Media. London, UK
  • jHub Defence Innovation – We connect world-class technology and talent to military users. We fund and accelerate their pilots. We rapidly procure through the innovation board. London, UK
  • Lloyd’s LabThe Lloyd’s Lab is a fast-track, fast-fail environment where new concepts, ideas, and products can be tested with the support and active involvement of the world’s specialist insurance marketplace. Focusing predominantly on designing technology-driven solutions to meet the unique and rapidly changing needs of Lloyd’s market. London, UK
  • Launchpad – Run by Accelerator, Launchpad is London Met’s flagship business start-up program. London, England, United Kingdom
  • Open Up 2020 – a £1.5m prize fund to unlock the power of open banking for UK consumers. If your app or fin-tech product is selected, you will receive up to £300,000, equity-free, plus a powerful program of non-financial and marketing support. London, UK
  • RAPID Challenge – created with the specific aim of helping early-stage hardware businesses. Therefore, applicants must have or are in the process of developing a hardware product to be eligible. Software only businesses are not eligible. The business must have a desire to or are in the process of commercializing their product. Banbury, UK
  • RElab – Join our RElab ecosystem of entrepreneurs, industry leaders, corporates and investors working together to build and scale innovative solutions shaping our future smart built environment. RElab is a mentor & pilot led accelerator where startups can validate innovation, access workshops and a deep network as well as secure investments. London, UK
  • Seedcamp – We build the infrastructure. You build the company. Together we build the nation. We fast-track a founder’s vision and create value through immediate access to smart capital, a lifelong community of support and a global network built upon a decade’s experience backing exceptional talent. London, UK
  • Seed Haus Edinburgh is a community of entrepreneurs, values-driven investors, and makers. They invest in early-stage founders. Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
  • Startupbootcamp – We are a global family of industry-focused programs. We support early-stage tech founders to rapidly scale their companies by providing direct access to an international network of the most relevant mentors, partners, and investors in their industry. London, England
  • TechItalia:Lab – TechItalia:Lab is a London based accelerator with an intensive 10-week mentor-led program supporting Italian-speaking startups. London, England, United Kingdom
  • The Transport for Wales Innovation Programme – This 12-week accelerator program offers workshops, mentoring and the potential to land a contract with Transport for Wales at the end. Newport, Wales
  • Wayra – Our mission is clear, to connect innovators with Telefónica and generate joint business opportunities. We are the interface between Telefónica and entrepreneurial ecosystems across the globe because innovation makes good business sense. London, England, United Kingdom
  • Zinc – Zinc builds new tech companies that solve the developed world’s toughest social issues. London, England

European Startup Accelerators