Estonia - Latvia - Lithuania - Slovakia
Focusing on local ecosystems
The first stage will run in parallel across all four countries and will focus on business fundamentals and testing the business model. Local coaches will provide one-on-one meetings and Q&A sessions.
Funding: 4k Eur
In this stage participants will develop and validate sustainable business models with real-life customers, plan the development of their products/services, learn the essentials of finance, sales, marketing.
Funding: 10k Eur
In this stage teams will participate in the joint workshop on investment strategies, receive local mentoring and finally pitch for the investors at the international “Investors day” event.
Benefits for the startup
We are looking for people passionate about fighting climate change. General requirements:
Team with minimum 2 founders
Company isn’t older than 5 years
Founders have >75% equity of their company
Startup must be incorporated, or plan to incorporate in
Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania or Slovakia
Potential high climate impact or significant climate adaptation
Looking for one of the first investments
Full commitment to the program
Applications will close on August 15, 2021. Don’t miss the deadline!
Note: Late applications will not be accepted. Once you’ve applied on the f6s platform, we will review your application internally. Accepted applicants will be notified to move to the next step – a Boot Camp in September, 2021.
Frequently Asked Questions
This program is dedicated to the non-incorporated teams and startups (no older than five years since incorporation). There has to be at least two people working on a project and focusing on a new technology or service with high potential for both commercial viability and climate impact.
You can apply if you are resident or if your startup is established in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania or Slovakia.
You can apply as a natural person. If you get accepted to the program, you have to register a legal entity in order to receive the grant money.
No, the programme is free of charge.
Depending on the stage of your team/company, you will either get invited to Stage #1 or Stage #2. Stage #3 can be accessed only by successfully completing the Stage #2.
Each stage takes approx. 2 months.
You have to fill the application form on f6s platform form between 2021-06-07 and 2021-08-15, 23:59h EEST. Pre-selected start-ups will be invited to pitch in front of a jury in late August. During 2021 cohort, it is expected to accept 20 startups into Stage #1 and 12 startups into Stage #2.