DTU Link Early Impact

Let’s scale your startup!

Join the accelerator program DTU Link Early Impact and get hands-on sparring and tools to develop and scale your business. The program is intended for startups and young companies in Region Zealand specialized in digitalization or sustainable technology. New program begins May 2021!

DTU Link Early Impact helps you create growth in your company. The program runs for five months and consists of a series of online sessions with our partner Entreprenerdy, which will present you with methods to systematize your entrepreneurial dreams. We also host a few camps, which provides you with knowledge of and specific tools for business development.

You will receive 1:1 sparring with a business developer from DTU Link and a commercial advisor from Spring Nordic, who is a partner in the project. Among other things you will get help with your funding strategy and guidance on writing funding applications. In addition, you can buy external consultancy for up to DKK 40.000. You pay a small fee of 10% of the invoiced consultancy.

We will pair you up with experienced mentors from the DTU Science Park's mentor program. We will introduce you to relevant investors. And we offer you access to a workplace, a prototype workshop and a network of startups in the DTU Link innovation hub at DTU Risø Campus at Roskilde. In return, we expect you to be ambitious, energetic and ready to invest 200 hours in the program.

Right now, we are running the second round of DTU Link Early Impact. Would you like to be in the next program in 2021?

Who can be selected for DTU Link Early Impact?
You are an ambitious startup (individual or with a team) in Region Zealand specialized in digitalization or sustainable technology, working to find product-market-fit and quite early-stage. If you do not have established your business already, you need to be motivated to move quickly from idea to registration (CVR).

Apply for admission
Fill in the application form no later than April 18, 2021. Interviews with selected applicants will take place before admission. The program begins May 31 and runs for +six months.

Do you want to learn more about the program? Please contact Business Developer Christina Jespersen (+45 21 33 07 24), Lasse Markfoged Petersen (+45 93 51 14 81) or Thomas Hørdam (+45 31 96 48 92). We are looking forward to hearing from you!




Christina Jespersen
Business Developer
DTU Skylab
+45 46 77 47 79

Early Impact grants access to

• A program tailored to your needs with 1:1 consultancy of experienced business developers
• Three camps focusing on the growth of your company
• An experienced mentor team to boost your startup
• The ability to pitch for investors
• Access to workplace, prototype workshop and network of startups in the DTU Link hub