Funding Possibilities

These links will help you to collect your first investment or gain other benefits


Check out the different bank loans and subsidies that can help your startup kick-off or grow on the way.

Investitionsbank Berlin (IBB)
- Rentenbank (Fund for Agriculture Startups)
- German Development Bank (KfW)


With a first prototype you might be eligible for a scholarship or grant that covers your living expenses and more.

- EXIST Gründerstipendium

Business Angels

You might consider getting your first investments from a Business Angel as a kind of "smart money".


There are a lot of competitions out there where you can win money or other prizes to boost your business.

DIN Connect (by the German Institute for Standardization)