When is the application deadline for the next batch?
Applications for the second batch must be submitted by February 2021.
How long does a batch last?
Our startup program is a 8-month incubation program starting the second batch in April 2021.
What does equity-free investment mean?
It means we provide funding but do not take any equity in exchange.
How do I apply to the program?
Project proposals can be submitted via the F6S platform. Apply here.
Can I apply without a concrete idea?
Can I apply if I do not have a Co-Founder?
Yes. Teams have to be from 1-3 founders. However if you don’t have a founding team and would like to get to know possible co-founders, you can join our Founder Matching Day in October 2020 and find like-minded people. Contact us to be part of it.
Who is behind the incubator program?
Can I apply if I have already received an investment or scholarship?
Can I apply if I have already founded the company?
Do I need to stay in Berlin and work on this full-time?
Can I apply if I am not German?
Yes, the program is open to all nationalities. For the beginning of the program you have to be registered in Berlin, Germany.
Can I work for a second project or work simultaneously?
The program is full time - and therefore you will receive a scholarship. Anyways you are allowed to work up to 5 hours per week on other things.