Applications Present Your Startup Netherlands 2019 are open!

Startup entrepreneurs, this is your chance!

The applications of Present Your Startup Netherlands 2019 are open again. Startups from all over Europe are invited to apply for this unique program. Are you a startup entrepreneur with an innovative idea or product? Would you like to have professional support scaling your business? In short, would you like to take your business to the next level? Then our program could be a great fit to you.

The program

You have applied for Present Your Startup Netherlands 2019. What happens now? On the 23rd of September, we organize an introduction meeting where you can meet us and our team and where you will also have the opportunity to pitch. After the meeting, we will shortlist a limited amount of startups based on their pitch, business model and motivation.

These startups will be invited to participate in the Prepare Your Startup Hotel which is a one-week intensive training. The training takes place in a hotel where you and other startup entrepreneurs will stay as well. During the week, you receive training on business model, finance, pitching, the legal aspects of a startup and on marketing. During the training, you will also get time to put the things you’ve learned in practice.

After the Prepare Your Startup Hotel, five startups will be shortlisted based on motivation, business model and pitch. The five selected startups will get the opportunity to pitch during the finals of the program on December 4th. In anticipation to the finals, finalists will be introduced to our investors from our network during an exclusive dinner and finalists will receive extra training just before the finals.

At the end of the finale, our jury panel will announce the winner of Present Your Startup Netherlands 2019.

How to apply?

  1. You apply at our website by filling out the application form.

  2. You will receive an opt-in confirmation email.

  3. By September 5th, we will let you know whether you are shortlisted and if we will invite you for our introduction meeting on September 23rd.

  4. After the Introduction Meeting on September 23rd, we will shortlist a limited amount of startups by September 30th to participate in the exclusive Prepare Your Startup Bootcamp. For the Prepare Your Startup Hotel program, we ask a fee of €795,-. per person. This includes 4 nights in a shared hotel room, 4 lunches and 5 dinners.