How do you become an entrepreneur at Holland Startup

Always wanted to do business, but you don't know how? You are not the one! Holland Startup understands the founders dilemma and offers the solution: a step-by-step program to help you with your business.

You can start at 4 times a year within our startup program. The eerstvolgende startmoment is in juni. Interesse? Bekijk de stappen hieronder and apply.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Pressure Cooker in June might take on a different form than as described below. At this point in time you can assume the dates below (18th and 19th of June), we will update you if the procedure is altered.

  • Sign up

    De belangrijkste stap is inschrijven op ons programma, waarbij je op basis van je motivatie, kennis en ervaring wordt uitgenodigd voor een interview en test. Je kunt je aanmelden voor het upcoming program.

  • 2. Interview en test

    If you are selected you can be invited for an interview at Holland Startup, where you will meet one of our team members. In the interview we discuss your experience; your motivation and motivations for a startup. We also discuss issues that you would like to address with your startup and team composition. At the end of the interview, a test for talents and cognition can be taken.

    Within 5 working days after the test you know whether you have been admitted to the "Pressure Cooker"

  • 3. Pressure Cooker

    We run a two-day program with all candidates, where you can become acquainted with entrepreneurship, carry out assignments and collaborate intensively with fellow candidates. The Pressure Cooker offers you the ideal opportunity to meet potential co-founders. The
    eerstvolgende Pressure Cooker is van 18 t/m 19 juni.

    Within 5 working days after the Pressure Cooker you know whether you have been admitted to Holland Startup.

4. Join Holland Startup

Once you have been admitted to Holland Startup, we will review the agreements together.
After signing you are official
entrepreneur in residence at Holland Startup. We determine together in consultation
your start date.


In a community

Maximum community feeling. Surrounded by startups who have gone through the same process and have been where you are going.



Together we realize the product and your first revenue. Daily guidance and a structured process with coaching, mentorship and workshops.




Financing from day 1 - not just for your startup, but also for you as part of an entrepreneurial team.
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