Startup opportunities

Explore various opportunities for co-creation with our partners or apply for the tailor-made support provided by WorldStartup.
April 2021
DFCD - Scalable Climate Solutions Challenge
The Dutch Fund for Climate and Development (DFCD) is looking for scalable climate solutions in Uganda, Kenya and Bangladesh.
April 30 2021
Innovation Airport & Drone Hub
Let’s start a new era of sustainable aviation. Together with the Rotterdam The Hague Innovation Airport (RHIA), we invite international ventures to co-create innovative solutions for the future of aviation and drones developments at the Airport Technology Lab in The Netherlands.
Ongoing
Inviting parties seeking finance for bankable nature solutions
WorldStartup Collective in partnership with Venture IQ has been chosen by the WWF to help source impactful bankable nature solutions for the €160M Dutch Fund for Climate Development.
Ongoing
Automating operations in agriculture
Smart solutions to automate operations in agriculture for sustainable and circular food production systems

Join our community of purpose-driven founders

For startups
WorldStartup Altitude
Support programme to accelerate purpose-driven entrepreneurship worldwide

Our main drive is to accelerate the growth of ventures who focus on future solutions with a positive impact. The UN Sustainable Development Goals are already reshaping global markets and capital flows, and are the key to economic growth. WorldStartup invites teams to step forward and join our ecosystem to increase the chance of running a successful business with a real impact on a better world.
For scale-ups
Hands-on executive support programme for scale-up founders
Are you a scale-up looking for sustainable global growth? The Frank & the Backs programme provides scale-ups with seasoned executives/specialists in their line of business and supports them to reach KPI-based targets and sustainable growth.
Community
Let’s start a long-lasting relationship
Share your story with our community, monitor your progress, get a grasp of your market, and apply to our current and future opportunities with this single form
For startups & scale-ups
Softlanding & Startup Visa
Programme for non-EU purpose-driven ventures aiming to softland in The Netherlands