Accelerate through funding & dedicated mentorship with Birdhouse

With a flock of 170+ committed startup mentors and advisors, the Birdhouse program is Belgium’s most immersive startup accelerator.

Accelerate through funding & dedicated mentorship with Birdhouse

With a flock of 170+ committed startup mentors and advisors, the Birdhouse program is Belgium’s most immersive startup accelerator.

Funding when it really matters

Receive up to 150k euro (with a minimum of 75k, of which 40k in cash and 35k in kind) during the program.

After the program Birdhouse Ventures, our VC fund, can selectively invest larger tickets, cumulatively up to 1.5 mio euro.

Tailored unlike any other program

Unlike others, our program is tailored to your needs and doesn’t require you to join in group sessions you don’t want to follow. Most sessions are one-on-one and easy to access from all over Europe due to our hybrid structure.

Game-changing network

Mentors and advisors that are truly dedicated to your startup throughout the whole program.

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The Birdhouse programs

Universal

Created by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs! Twice a year a new cohort of startups joins our program to grow exponentially. Get selected out of hundreds of applicants and experience the added value of forming a cohort with other extraordinary entrepreneurs.

General

Created by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs! Each year a new cohort of startups joins the network to grow exponentially. You receive 70K through cash injection into your startup with the option to a follow-on funding up to 1.5M.

AgeTech

We are building the leading European accelerator for AgeTech with the best network of mentors, advisors and partners. Get access to valuable industry knowledge and all kinds of perks that give you an (unfair) advantage.

AgeTech

A dedicated group of international AgeTech mentors and advisors provide, on top of the general program, additional sector-specific benefits, such as access to target groups and the opportunity to set up pilots to test your product or service in the field.

The path toward startup success

Find out how and why these startups thrived with the accelerator program.

Some of our portfolio companies

Birdhouse Antwerp
Hessenstraatje 25/bus 1.2
2000 Antwerp
Aeterna
Willem Himpe
Alumni 2
Willem Himpe
Life After Me