>SMART> GREEN programs

Speaker auf der Bühne vor Publikum am Demo Day vom GROW-Programm des >SMART> GREEN ACCELERATOR

We accelerate Green Tech startups with our programs throughout different phases. Our special focuses are on the areas of green energy, green industry, green mobility and green building. Depending on the phase, we challenge your business model, provide financing and funding possibilities and support in building up collaborations with our innovation partners.

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The right program for every startup phase

Our different programs depend on your current phase.

You want to found a (green tech) startup in Baden-Württemberg and are in the very early stage? Then register here for a free startup consultation!

Ein Team aus jungen Gründerinnen und Gründern unterhält sich im Rahmen des SEED-Programms im Kreativpark Lokhalle in Freiburg

ACCELERATE is our offer for early-stage green tech start-ups. We focus our green tech expertise on your business model, your financing strategy and the elaboration of your impact potential.

Zwei Männer im Beratungsgespräch zur Startup-Finanzierung Pre-Seed im Kreativpark Lokhalle Freiburg

With our PRE-SEED FUNDING (Start-up BW Pre-Seed), we pursue the goal of securing initial financing for innovative startups, developing a clear financing strategy for the next few years and laying the groundwork for follow-up financing at an early stage.

Zwei Männer und eine Frau im Matching-Gespräch zwischen Startup und Corporate Partner

Innovation through collaboration! With GROW we connect you with future-oriented corporate companies and you will take the next step together. Strategic collaborations or investments are the goal!

Make It Matter

The Startup Award for climate protection startups: Together with our innovation partner, EWS Elektrizitätswerke Schönau, we are looking for innovative startup pioneers who contribute to climate protection with their technological solutions. The EWS donates 40.000€ with the MakeItMatter-Award and we reveal the winners at our >SMART> GREEN Startup Night.

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