Ship2B Social Innovation Challenge

Ship2B, the leading Barcelona-based social innovation accelerator, is about to launch a new call for startups to enter its 6-month acceleration programme.  

Express your interest before Nov 30th and you may win a free booth at 4YFN Barcelona 2018!*


One accelerator, 3 social challenges:

What does it involve?

What’s offered:

  • A 6-month remote acceleration programme, including 1 intensive training week at Ship2B headquarters in Barcelona
  • Personalised mentoring throughout the acceleration period
  • The possibility to obtain an investment of upto 400,000€ from Ship2B’s investment partners
  • Strategic alliances with industry leaders to promote market and social impact

Who should apply:

  • Seed and early-stage startups
  • Startups based in Spain or with a strong commitment to establish operations in Spain
  • Startups delivering considerable social innovation impact


How does the process work?

This is a 2-step application process:

  • Express your interest now by filling in this form
  • If your company is pre-selected, you will receive an invitation to fill in a detailed application form
  • 3 companies will finally be selected to enter the Ship2B acceleration programme and get a free booth at 4YFN Barcelona 2018!*

Evaluation criteria

  • Social impact
  • Relevance to one of the 3 verticals: Tech4Health, Environment, Tech4Social
  • Team
  • Innovation: extent, uniqueness, proprietary rights and centrality of the project
  • Scalability and potential for expansion
  • Business model



* Only those companies who complete the full application process and are accepted to the acceleration programme, will be eligible to exhibit for free at 4YFN