We prepare startups of all stages for their next funding round.

The Start2raise team helps founders find the capital they need for their startup and accompanies them on their journey to success.

We provide the tools and knowledge for the entire fundraising process and introduce the startups to our wide ranging network of investors and partners.

The cohort starting in April 2024 is fully booked.
Register early for the next cohort in October 2024.

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The cohort starting April 16 is fully booked.

The next cohort will start in October 2024. 

Our Partners will help you to take off faster.

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Authentic Impact

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Your Journey to Funding: How to
get ready and prepare for take off:

Application Deadline​

August 2024

Pitches of Finalists

September 2024

Ready for Take Off​

October 2024


  • 6 months Workshops
  • 18 months individual support for successful fundraising


The cohort starting April 16 is fully booked.

The next cohort will start in October 2024. We recommend to register as early as possible to increase your chances to participate.

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