PHINEO Startups, Berlin, is taking applications for the second cohort of the Ukraine Response Program starting in June 2023. Applications are open until 16th April 2023. Up to 10 startups will be accepted into the program. Read more.
Who can apply?
- Stage: Startups in all stages (early or later stage)
- Business model: Non-profit as well as for-profit organizations can apply
- Solution: PHINEO aims to support startups that are developing solutions in response to the effects of the war against Ukraine. The issues addressed can range from refugee crisis, reconstruction, food insecurity and energy supply to health and legal issues among others.
- Team: Your team consists of at least two founders. You are based in Berlin, as there is where the program takes place. Since the program addresses the effects of war against Ukraine, applications from teams with Ukrainian participants are preferred.
Why should I apply?
The special feature of the program is certainly PHINEOs network and expertise in impact investing, a community of businesses, foundations, investors, NGOs and governmental organizations, as well as the innovative co-working space at bUm, a community space for nonprofit organizations and activists.
Does the program offer financial support?
The program does not offer financial support at this time. However, PHINEO is happy to make available its wide network of companies, founders and investors, foundations and other relevant stakeholders from civil society, as well as governmental organizations, to help you materialize your ideas and find potential partners.
PHINEO Startups is part of the PHINEO gAG, a non-profit analysis and consulting company dedicated to social impact for ten years. Their impact-oriented team has several years of professional experience in consulting and company building. They have access to one of the broadest impact investing networks in Germany.