The application period for Fall ’17 will be open in April. Stay tuned!

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Application tips

How to apply for the program

  • Submit your application

    Keep your application short and simple, avoid complicated jargon and make it easy to read. The mutual benefit for our partners and yours startup is at the heart of Vertical’s offer. An important part of your acceptance to our program is your ability to pitch this.

  • Get shortlisted in the top 20

    At the end of the submission period we will shortlist some of the most promising teams and review them with our key partners and mentors. Eventually, the most promising 20 teams will be invited to participate in closed one-day event in Helsinki at Vertical health accelerator. You will be notified latest 1,5 months before the beginning of the program.

  • Attend the final selection day

    Your team gets to pitch the key people in digital health & sports in the Nordics, starting from top management of Samsung, Amer Sports (Suunto, Solomon, Wilson etc.), Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa Region, Sonera Healthcare, Fazer, as well as our friends from the local investment scene. After the intense day at Vertical together with our partners only 10-15 teams will be selected. The event will take place on the 1 months before the the beginning of the program.

  • Accelerate your startup with us

    The Spring 2017 program 10-15 most promising startups starts on 6th of March and ends on 9th of June.