Leiden centre for
innovation and
entrepreneurship

Turn your business idea
Into real business

Validate and optimize your startup idea​

The Venture Academy is a start-up program supporting your journey  validating your business and social impact idea, bringing your startup to  market  and getting ready for  pre-seed investment.

Venture Academy
Facts

  • When:  October 2nd – December 11th
  • What:  11 afternoon sessions on Wednesdays in The Hague
  • Result after:  Validated and optimized startup, getting you ready for pre-seed investment
  • Strength:  train you into developing a market, impact and product strategy
  • Is this for you? If you want to boost and strategize your team and get ready for seed funding, this is for you.

Questions?
Ask Betty!

She can answer all your questions.

Send her an email to: betty@plnt.nl

Contact her via WhatsApp: +31643702829

Challenges

Every week, you will be confronted with challenges that will help you validate different sides of your business.

Workshops

11 in-depth workshops will help you to develop your startup

Network

We have a network of mentors and investors that may want to invest in your idea

Teams
Alumni
Ventures created

What's the application process?

Deadline online
application

September 25

First
selection round

September 26

Selection
interviews

September 27 - 30

Venture Academy begins!

October 2nd - December 11th

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Until the application deadline on September 25

It's all about validation.

GO OUT AND ...

Get ready for funding

Evaluate your impact

Validate your pricing model

Validate your product

Validate your market

Boost your team

What makes you a qualified applicant?

 

  • Your start-up consists of or at least 2 people
  • You are forward-thinking and eager to get pre-seed investment 
  • You are a student (BsC or MsC) or a recent graduate from a Dutch College or University
  • You are hungry to go outside and validate your business idea.

Apply before September 25, 2019

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