Please note: Applications
are now closed!
If you are selected in the 1st selection round, we invite you to come to Berlin for 3 days. You will take part in an intensive, tailor-made program to immerse you in the thriving start-up scene and the vibrant young life of one of these cities! At the end of the 3-days-event, you pitch your business idea to our jury. If your team is chosen, we help you find a potential academic mentor and facilitate the match to one of our university-based partners in Berlin.
Together with experts that support you with entrepreneurial experience and specialized know-how, we support you while working on your application for the EXIST Business Start-Up Grant. During this phase candidates can be based in Israel or Berlin, as there will be no stipend to cover your living costs during this period. However, there will a small stipend available to cover candidates’ travel expenses between Israel and Germany.
Be ready to move to Berlin if your EXIST application has been successful!
Here, you will work in the leading university incubators
and enjoy their benefits:
from office space, mentoring and coaching to
You will be ready to enter a new chapter
with your business start-up!
We hope that you will have learned and grown, while being ready to
reach whatever your goal is: Israeli, European or global markets!