FLANE Accelerator  by the Vodafone Institute, Germany.

What you get

We help you to leverage your impact in the shortest time possible

FLANE is a six-week acceleration program for up to 5 high-potential digital impact ventures focusing on female empowerment. It is hence for male and female entrepreneurs. Impact-driven entrepreneurs are invited to work, learn and live in Berlin – one of the top ten start-up cities in the world.

Host and faciliator of the accelerator is the Impact Hub Berlin. The curriculum will be implemented by the experts of entrepreneurship education – the Social Entrepreneurship Akademie. We give you the tools you need to become even more successful.

Tailor-made programme

We bring your venture to the next level.

The six weeks of the Accelerator Programme will sharpen your business and impact model and get it ready for investment. You will present the results at the final demo day with investment possibilities by Vodafone and more investors.

Living stipend

Each team receives a stipend of 12,000 Euro to cover living, travel and venture expenses. An apartment in Berlin Schöneberg is reserved for your stay and, if necessary, childcare is available.

Access to funding

We personally introduce you to potential business partners and valuable investors throughout the programme.

Individualised Curriculum

You will benefit from the expertise of a leading competence centre for education for societal change, the Social Entrepreneurship Akademie. After individually assessing where and how we can best help you get to the next stage in your venture‘s life, we set up a curriculum of team sessions, individual coaching and key experiences to make your venture investment ready.

Impact Ecosystem

We provide access to the Impact Hub community, a global network of 80+ spaces and over 15.000 social innovators that support your venture globally, as well as to the network of the Social Entrepreneurship Akademie.

Corporate Partner

You will be connected to Vodafone Germany and possibly the wider Vodafone family.


You will have a personal mentor who is a successful entrepreneur and has experience in building a business. The mentor will be as fired up about your business idea as you are, offering you advice and know-how as well as being your counterpart for discussing the tough decisions you face.

To learn more and apply, please visit the official website here.

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