Startup Programs

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Work on your startup as well as your personal skills!

Erasmus Incubation Program

Erasmus Centre for Entrepeneurship
The Erasmus Incubation Program lasts 4-months and empowers you to find the right business model to grow your startup. You will be pushed to take the next step!

You will have access to a great place to work and get feedback from the community, which contains many successful entrepreneurs. The program aims to contribute to both the success of your startup and your personal entrepreneurial skills.
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For high-potential student entrepreneurs

Talented Student Entrepreneur Program

Erasmus Centre for Entrepeneurship
Similar to support programs for students who are competitive athletes, the Talented Student Entrepreneur Program assists high-potential student entrepreneurs from Erasmus University in combining their studies with running their businesses.

The program allows you to organise your study more flexibly according to your business needs. This combination of educational and entrepreneurial support can help you to be a successful students as well as a strong entrepreneur!
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Validate your SocialTech startup idea

SocialTech Validation Lab

YES!Delft
You have a clear business idea and technology, now it’s time to validate your idea and find your market!

Joining the program allows you to validate your business idea, talking to many customers, and find your Problem-Solution Fit. In addition, you will learn about different aspects of starting and running your business, e.g. legal, funding, pitching, and team.

This lab is open to startups with technologies that have the potential to make a big and positive societal impact.

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Validate your DeepTech startup idea

DeepTech Validation Lab

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You have a clear business idea and technology, now it’s time to validate your idea and find your market!

Joining the program allows you to validate your business idea, talking to many customers, and find your Problem-Solution Fit. In addition, you will learn about different aspects of starting and running your business.

This lab is open to startups with Deep Technologies a.o. including Nanotech, ArgiTech, Off Shore industry solutions, and Mobility.

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Validate your AI or Blockchain startup idea

AI/Blockchain  Validation Lab

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You have a clear business idea and technology, now it’s time to validate your idea and find your market!

Joining the program allows you to validate your business idea, talking to many customers, and find your Problem-Solution Fit. In addition, you will learn about different aspects of starting and running your business, e.g. legal, funding, pitching, and team.

This lab is open to startups with AI or Blockchain technologies.

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Accelerate your startup growth!

Accelerator Program

YES!Delft
You have founded a tech startup, built a prototype or MVP and have some initial traction in the market. Now it’s time to strengthen the foundation and accelerate traction.

We’ll help you to focus on the essential next steps to build a company with a scalable, profitable, and repeatable business model. As a YES!Delft startup, you will have ongoing access to our services and support from our ecosystem of Entrepreneurs-in-Residence, mentors, experts, corporate and service partners, investors, and fellow entrepreneurs.

This program is open to startups with different types of technologies.


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