WeWork’s commitment to help Europe’s startup ecosystem bounce back from the pandemic. A collaboration space and support programme with an innovation agenda to foster productivity and collaboration in certain cities across Europe – Amsterdam, Barcelona, Brussels, Madrid, Oslo, Paris and Stockholm – as well as across UKI.
About the programme
WeWork’s Growth Campus initiative is a EUR 17 MLN investment in space and resources specifically aiming to support the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Europe. The Growth Campus gathers a whole entrepreneurial community under one umbrella. Here you find the best people, products, and practices to help your startup grow.
To be eligible for the service, early stage startups must:
Be based in Belgium, France, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden or Spain
Be looking to scale internationally
Be founded within the last 5 years
Have <30 employees
Funding stage: pre-series A or less than €5M in funding
Pre-revenue or a turnover of less than €2M
For non-startup applicants, eligibility criteria are shared upon receipt of their application.
What do we ask for in return?
The Growth Campus is a resource-sharing community. We look to create solid partnerships with all startup ecosystem players (startup programs, investors, forward thinking corporates, etc) who join the Growth Campus. As WeWork invests space and resources into your programme or team, we ask for a contribution to the community in return. We usually suggest a combination of 1-2 of our Contribution Pillars:
Brand / PR engagement
Exclusive service offer
OFFER TERMS AND CONDITIONS: Offer. WeWork is offering eligible participants up to 50% discount on membership fees at WeWork Growth Campus locations in Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Brussels, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Madrid, Munich, Oslo, Paris, Prague, Stockholm and Warsaw for new sign ups for private office space (“Offer”). Eligibility. To participate in this Offer, participants must qualify as one of the following: Startups: – Founded within the last 5 years – Have < 30 employees – Funding stage pre-series A or less than €5M in funding – Pre-revenue or annual turnover of less than €2M Accelerators, incubators, startup programs: – Core service must be support to help startups grow; and – Supports a minimum of 5 startups per cohort (if cohort based) Startup related membership groups: – Core business supports the startup ecosystem – Is an established brand Social impact / non profit – Non-profit, registered charity, or social business; and – Must support communities in developing STEM skills, facilitating employment in startup and scale-up technology businesses or assist with entrepreneurial skill development The determination of the above classifications is not always clear-cut, therefore it is at the sole discretion of WeWork to decide whether the above conditions are met: There is in no case an entitlement to participation. Participants are required to sign a WeWork Membership Agreement for a private office space with a commitment term from minimum (3) months to a maximum of six (6) months, and must not have been WeWork current members from the last 3 months and must not be participating in any other offers or promotions. Growth Campus members with a 3 month commitment can renew 1 time. Participants must apply for the Offer HERE. Offer Discount. WeWork will assess the level of discount (up to 50%) in its sole and absolute discretion based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to the eligibility criteria, location, availability and commitment term. Offer Validity. This Offer is available for WeWork Growth Campus locations in Amsterdam, Barcelona, Berlin, Brussels, Frankfurt, Hamburg, Madrid, Munich, Oslo, Paris, Prague, Stockholm and Warsaw and is subject to availability. Each participant may only take advantage of the Offer once. Offer is non-transferable, has no cash value, and cannot be combined with other offers or promotions. By participating in this Offer, you may be ineligible for other promotions or offers including other free or discounted trial offers for the duration of your term under the WeWork Membership Agreement. We may modify or terminate the Offer at any time without notice save that no modification or termination shall affect the terms of any WeWork Membership Agreement executed by an eligible participant.