Piloting of Danube and Ionian Youth Entrepreneurship Acceleration

Name of Programme/Fund: The Founder Institute

Country: Croatia

Priority Sectors for Funding: The Founder Institute focuses on technology and technology-enabled businesses. This can include hardware and traditional businesses such as food, ecommerce, and brick and mortar, so long as the business has the ability to scale through technology.

Range of services offered: • 3,5 months intensive program –
• The Founder Institute (FI) works with entrepreneurs before Seed-accelerators in their process, when they may or may not have a team, company, validated idea, product, strategy or plan, and provides them with a structured process, expert mentorship, and a global network to launch their company or push their idea forward. Only approximately 15% of FI Graduates go on to a seed-accelerator program.

Terms of funding: • Graduate StartUp;
• Knowledge of English language.


The DSPF project DIY-ACCEL is part-financed by the European Union and the city of Vienna

Stadt Wien