High Jump is designed for scale up businesses in the healthcare and well-being sectors. This is for founders, entrepreneurs, startups who have a well-established product and want to take their startup to the next level. You already went through acceleration programs, and what you really need is to find the right investor or buyer for your product.
To be a high jumper, you need to:
Have a product or service that can expand to international markets;
Have a dedicated team.
Our mission is to make sure our startups have everything they need to succeed internationally. To do so, we will organize a mix of events, meetings, info sessions, investor sessions, mentoring sessions and gather all the resources you need to scale up.
This include, among others:
Introducing you to the right business partners:
Giving you all the tools for you to live and establish your business in Portugal and other markets:
And introducing you to our network and Portuguese ecosystem:
After the call for applications, the best startups will be selected to join us here in our office in Lisbon, to our High Jump Selection Day.
This will be a 1-day event where you will get the chance to participate in info sessions about setting operations in Portugal; getting in contact with our industry partners; individual sessions with our mentors; individual sessions with investors; and finally, pitching to our Screening Committee.
At the end of the day, only the best startups will be selected to enter our High Jump program.
To apply to be a high jumper all you need to do is submit your info on the form below, arrange an interview with us, either in person or via Skype, and be selected to pitch to our Founders on our High Jump Selection Day.
Please make sure you read our Fees, Benefits and Conditions before applying.
We give no money and get no equity.
Our business model is much simpler and attractive.