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NextMedia.Hamburg now accepting applications for Media Lift Incubator until May 5

NextMedia.Hamburg is now accepting applications for its Media Lift Incubator scheme until the deadline of May 5, 2024. Companies at the interface of content and technology can apply for funds up to EUR 15,000 per team.

Wide-ranging services for founders

Those admitted can avail of personal coaching and specialist training by a strong network of mentors as well as follow-up schemes. Potential founders also gain access to workspaces in Space Hamburg and digital tools there.

Phases of Media Lift Incubator 

Founders of early-stage start-ups with teams of two to five can apply for the scheme. A digital pre-pitch will be held from May 15-16, 2024 when a jury will decide on the successful candidates. The incubator scheme consists of three phases: "Idea & Team", "MVP & Testing" and "Business Model & Fundraising" followed by a graduation pitch on October 16, 2024.

Sources and further information


The nextMedia.Hamburg is the main point of contact for stakeholders in Hamburg's media and digital industry. It also lends its support to content innovations through various schemes. 

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