Deadline: September 22, 2020 00:00 (CEST)| Apply here
Eligibility: If you are an excellent team of passionate and entrepreneurial founders with a scalable, technology-based concept, in the later pre-seed, seed, or expansion phase, we encourage you to apply. Your startup should ideally be in the pre-seed or expansion phase.
Location: Leipzig, Germany

SpinLab Startup Accelerator 2020

SpinLab – The HHL Accelerator is a startup accelerator that supports the growth of entrepreneurial and innovative teams who want to scale up their businesses.

It prides itself on a no-nonsense approach, and work hard every day to make sure our startups are getting the necessary resources and guidance they need.

Up to 15,000€ in free funding

Startups accepted into this program will receive 6,000€ in free funding from us to help cover your living costs in Leipzig while you are attending the program.

Additionally, there are prizes available for the best pitch and most sustainable idea at our Investors Day, which can bring your total of free money up to 15,000€.

The primary focus is your startup’s success

  • Proven Track Record
    Independent studies from the University of Cologne and Venionaire Capital have ranked SpinLab twice in the top three startup accelerators in Germany, top twenty within Europe.
  • THE Network For Startups
    Being partnered with one of Europe’s best business schools and having over 25 established corporate partners has its benefits.
  • Need Funding? We got you.
    SpinLab has got great relationships with some of the most well-known investment firms in Europe. You’ll even get up to 15,000€ in free funding if you’re accepted into the program.
  • 24/7 Office Access
    A startup founder’s life doesn’t operate on a typical 9-5 schedule, so in this program, you’ll be given full 24/7/365 access to a beautiful coworking space in Leipzig’s historic cotton mill.
  • 100% Free Program
    No equity, no shares, no fees, no BS. Really, accepted startups do not pay us a single cent, and your company stays 100% yours.
  • Top Level Know-How
    Experienced Startup Coaches, and University Professors, and Industry Specialists, oh my…

Grow your startup in Leipzig

SpinLab is in a unique position as a startup accelerator, because it is directly partnered with the HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, one of Europe’s most prestigious business schools, and we work with a diverse partner portfolio of over 25 corporations.

This allows to stay extremely agile with startups, and not limit the focus to one industry or type of technology. No politics, no red tape, just progress.

Interested in applying for the SpinLab 2020? Register your participation by following the registration link and taking the suggested steps.

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