Are you a food innovator?

Apply now for our next cohort of startups.

Who we are:

ProVeg Incubator is the world’s leading Incubator of plant-based and cultured food startups. We are shaping the future of food by supporting pioneering companies that are developing disruptive alternatives to animal-based products, ingredients, and services.

How it works:

You will join a 12-week, expert-led programme designed to accelerate the growth and success of your business. We will give you the industry knowledge, resources, and contacts you need to achieve your goals while supporting you every step of the way.

What you get

Accelerator programme:

Equip yourself with the skills, knowledge, and contacts you need to succeed.

Expert mentoring:

Learn from the pros. We’ll match you with a personal business advisor.

Funding:

Get up to €250,000 in funding to build the company you want.

Industry networks:

Connect with investors, retailers, scientists, journalists, and other experts from our global networks.

Alumni community:

Join a lifelong, collaborative community of likeminded startup founders.

Facilities:

Use our co-working space, test kitchen, and event space in the heart of Berlin.

Our track record

55+

startups
supported

€100 mil. +

raised

15,000+

points of sale

Funding

Get funded! Startups that join the ProVeg Incubator could receive up to €250,000 in funding (incl. €50,000 in-kind services). The investment terms are determined based on our evaluation framework and will be agreed upon before startups join the programme.

In-kind services

As well as any potential investment, the ProVeg Incubator supports startups with in-kind services worth €50,000! This includes workshops and coaching sessions led by proven experts, access to our extensive networks, the use of our facilities, and much more.

Support

Our team will become your team. We are experts in what we do and are here to support you in building a successful food company. Not only will we coach you in key areas including financing, marketing, product development, business strategy, and branding, we’ll connect you with key industry players and mentors who will help you to grow.

Clémence Landeau, Founder of Update Foods

“The ProVeg Incubator is the perfect place for food startups to scale.”

Christopher, Founder & CEO, Better Nature

“The ProVeg Incubator is the world’s best-connected incubator in the plantbased industry today.”

Julia Marsel, Co-founder of Greenwise

“The ProVeg Incubator became a milestone of growth for us. Every workshop and event allowed us to gain experience and, ultimately, fast-track our market entry.”

Good people, great ideas, inspiring stories.

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Meet our Mentors:

Tap into our unrivalled network of dedicated mentors. We’ll connect you with this 50+ strong pool of industry experts and pair you with a lead mentor who will act as your personal business advisor.