In the upcoming Fall 2018 Stockholm Founder Institute , the top 3 Graduate companies of the Stockholm 2020 program will receive an equity-free grant to help cover growth capital for their startup launch expenses.
As part of this program, the best Graduate company will receive 100,000 KSEK, and the second and third best Graduate companies will receive 75,000 KSEK.
These grants are courtesy of Desifer, which helps entrepreneurs accelerate startups into great companies and corporate leaders to create new business and growth using the startup mindset.
Stockholm's advanced ecosystem and track record of success, make it an excellent location for the Founder Institute program, "says Adeo Ressi, CEO of the Founder Institute." Our updated curriculum and Stockholm Founder Institute's exclusive funding opportunities will provide talented founders with the structure , expert mentorship, and worldwide network necessary to create a global company.
Running the Founder Institute's efforts in Stockholm are local startup leaders Anders Lindlöf (Founding Partner, Desifer AB), Christian Fredriksson (Partner, consultant and angel investor, Desifer AB), and Joel Sunnehall (Founding Partner, Desifer AB).
The Founder Institute is the most challenging and effective step-by-step startup program for talented and motivated aspiring entrepreneurs. If you are serious about launching a startup, the Founder Institute can give you the structured process, constant feedback and evaluation from expert mentors, and global network of entrepreneurs you need to start an enduring company. In addition, the Founder Institute is the only program of its kind that focuses on people versus ideas , accepts founders with day jobs, and shares equity with all participants.
Apply to the Fall 2018 Founder Institute today, or learn more about the grant opportunity below.
- The best Graduate company in the Fall 2018 Founder Institute will receive 100,000 KSEK, and the second and third best Graduate companies will receive 75,000 KSEK. The funds will be delivered in a lump sum, and the only restriction is that the funds cannot be used to pay salary to founders, give credit to third parties, or purchase land or buildings.
- Desifer will announce the companies to receive the grant at Graduation, and the selection will be based on the scalability and commercial potential of the Graduate businesses. The prize committee will be composed of the directors of Founder Institute in Stockholm and the Entrepreneur in Residence.