Startup Program

Do you have a business idea and you could use some help in taking your idea a step further? YES!Delft can help you with that!

Do you have a business idea that you want to explore? Now it’s time to validate your idea and find your market!

By participating in the Rotterdam Startup Program, you acquire the right skills to start tackling the first challenges you’ll face during the whole lifecycle of your startup. In this 4 month program YES!Delft will provide you with the right tools, connections and you will learn from peers.


Erasmus University Campus
Burgemeester Oudlaan 50
Q&N Buildings
3062 PA Rotterdam, Netherlands

Starting date

12 February 2024

Final registration date

29 January 2024


Free of charge

For who?

The startup program is open to early-stage startups in the broader Rotterdam region. We help first-time founders and experienced entrepreneurs who are looking to find the right customers and market and want to benefit from the mentors and experts in our ecosystem.

What's in it for you?

Free of charge

Part-time program from February 2024 until June 2024

Workshops from startup experts

Entrance to YES!Delft Ecosystem

1-on-1 coaching

Peer-to-peer sessions

Frequently Asked Questions

YES!Delft selects the best startups for this program, so a spot is not guaranteed.

No, the program is free of charge.

You can find the registration form under the registration button or by visiting the YES!Delft page.

There will be two half day’s of contact hours per month and some homework.

If you sign up for the YES!Delft Rotterdam Community, you will be informed about events and programs in Rotterdam and Delft that are linked to entrepreneurship. YES!Delft can provide you the tools you need to become an entrepreneur. Building up your network starts in our community!

Join the YES!Delft Rotterdam Community

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