We offer a free start-up consulting service to support you on your journey. Our start-up scouts Alida und Christoph can help you with your marketing strategy, financing or business model.
You would like to discuss your idea with us? Arrange an appointment with Christoph or Alida.
Due to given circumstances, the consultation currently takes place digitally.
Here you can find our events.
If you want to get actively involved and share your start-up experiences, we’d love to hear from you, e.g. in our event “Start-up live”
You prefer to learn your entrepreneurial skills in a university atmosphere and apply them directly to your own start-up project? Then maybe our MBA Start-up Development is the right program for you!
Financial support is often a big challenge for founders. There are various financing options for young companies, a brief overview can be found below or in our Founding-FAQs.
- Gründerstipendium NRW
Our start-up consultation will provide you information about a variety of options.
Applications for the EXIST program are accompanied by the Center for Science and Technology Transfer (ZWT).
You have founded your own start-up and are now looking for support for your team? Or you are interested in working in a start-up? In “Stellenwerk”, there is now the section “Wer gründet mit” where you can post an ad or find the right start-up job for you – at no charge!
Since networking plays a major role in the start-up scene, you can find an overview of our contacts in the regional start-up ecosystem here. This stakeholder overview helps you to find specific contacts and expanding your network.