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Brace Yourselves! September Events Are Here!

More opportunities, more inspiration, and more fun coming your way! Are you ready? Let’s go!! The Future of Software Development: No-Code, Low-Code, or High-Code? With John Rush Serial entrepreneur and MarsX founder John Rush is tuning in to discuss the future of software development in the context of building startups. Why join you might ask? Expert advice […]

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And That’s a Wrap!

From the Middle East to the Netherlands, taking startups to the next level! Last week, Startups Without Borders took 10 startups from Lebanon, Palestine, and Iraq to pitch their businesses at IGNITE 9 conference in Amsterdam, for a final cash award of $10,000, $5,000, and $3,000. The pitching event concluded our 5-month Incubation program, build […]

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It’s official!! Startups Without Borders Are Live In Istanbul!

The launch event, held in partnership with Impact Hub Istanbul, was titled “Social Impact Summer Party,” and hosted a series of panels aimed at discussing social enterprises and impact investment in Turkey. The main goals behind the event were to raise awareness around Social Impact, promote access to finance, inspire the next generation of impact […]

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Social Impact Summer Party!

Social impact has been making waves and changes in many parts of our lives. From the way we evaluate how businesses conduct their operations to the things, we choose to purchase, social impacts are becoming more and more important to many people. Join us for an amazing day of inspiration and connection with key ecosystem […]

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Istanbul Startup Accelerators at a Glance

The number of tech companies in Turkey began to increase rapidly in the early 2000s. Since 2010, the number of startup accelerators has increased every year. Here’s a list of top startup accelerators and acceleration programs in Istanbul in alphabetical order: 1905 Ventures In partnership with Galatasaray Sports Club, the 1905 acceleration program was initiated […]

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Seedstars’ Migration Entrepreneurship Prize Program is Calling on Migrant-Supporting Businesses in Middle-Eastern and African Countries

Seedstars, the Swiss investment holding company that has been impacting people’s lives in emerging markets through entrepreneurship and technology since 2012, has recently launched a new edition of their program: The Migration Entrepreneurship Prize. The program is specifically designed to identify socially driven businesses that fight for reducing vulnerability and the enhancement of socio-economic rights of […]

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Startups Without Borders and SPARK launch an Incubation Program with $10k in Cash Prizes and a Final Pitch in Amsterdam

he incubation program, created with support from Google.org, aims to support 130 entrepreneurs in Palestine, Lebanon, and Iraq. Ten semi-finalist startups will win a trip to pitch in Amsterdam during SPARK’s annual IGNITE conference for $10,000 in cash prizes. April 12th. Startups Without Borders is partnering with SPARK to launch Startups On The Move Incubation program, with support from Google.org. The program […]

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1,000 Minds, 250 Cities: Startups Without Borders Concludes Its Flagship Summit From Rome And Cairo

Startups Without Borders held the hybrid edition of its annual Startups Without Borders Summit last December 11th and 12th in a hybrid online-offline format streamed LIVE from two main stages in Rome, at LVenture Hub, and Cairo, at the American University in Cairo through their startup accelerator AUC V-Lab, simultaneously. BY WESAM OSAMA With the theme “Reconnect the […]

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Meta Partners with Startups Without Borders to Support Palestinian Entrepreneurs with $100,000 in Grants

The program, titled Boost Without Borders, includes mentorship sessions, an investment readiness program and a pitching competition with up to $20,000 in cash prizes for Palestinian entrepreneurs. BY SWB TEAM Startups Without Borders is proud to announce its latest partnership with Meta to launch ‘Boost without borders,’ a three-fold program aimed at supporting 500 entrepreneurs, building the capacity […]