Let your startup
grow in Saxony-Anhalt

Since 2019 we have supported more than 30 startups, have organized over 60 network events and have matched numerous teams with important investors.

Will you be the next startup that
accelerates with us?

The Weinberg Campus Accelerator is the first accelerator for Tech-Startups in Saxony-Anhalt and desires to bring innovation and growth forward. We aim to ensure a steep learning curve and to give startups the opportunity to scale up their business ideas by investing the entire know-how as well as technical infrastructure of the innovation location .



IQ Innovationspreis Mitteldeutschland 2023

13 February 2023

Applications for the 19th edition of the IQ Innovation Award Central Germany and the local innovation awards in Leipzig, Halle (Saale) and Magdeburg can still be submitted until 13 March […]

Inventive spirit wanted in biotechnology!

16 January 2023

SCIENTISTS in the LIFE SCIENCES pay attention: APPLY NOW! 2023 INNOVATION AWARD of the BIOREGIONS OF GERMANYApplication deadline 15. 2. 2023 The Innovation Award of the German BioRegions honours innovative […]

2023 offers new opportunities for innovators and startups

3 January 2023

We wish you all a healthy, eventful and peaceful new year. This year starts with three great innovation prizes! You have until 11 January to apply for the regional Hugo […]

Weinberg Campus Accelerator is a partner at the INVESTFORUM Pitch Day

17 August 2022

On September 29th there will be a big stage in Halle (Saale) for exciting, innovative startups from Saxony-Anhalt who want to grow and need for this investments. We are happy […]

Former Accelerator participant is doing very well: “The vision is evolving! – InLine-Med successfully closes seed financing round”

22 July 2022

We are very happy to share the following information regardinig the former accelerator participant InLine-Med GmbH with you: Magdeburg-based MedTech company InLine-Med announces the closing of a further funding round. […]

IdentMe wins the 2022 City of Halle IQ Prize

5 July 2022

The IQ Innovation Prize Central Germany 2022 was awarded on June 30th. in Koethen. IdentMe GmbH, a start-up from the Weinberg Campus Technology Park, received the IQ Prize of the […]

Weinberg Campus Accelerator review Startup Meetup

22 June 2022

Weinberg Campus Accelerator looks back on his Startup Meetup So many thanks to all participants and speakers. It really was a great event in the summery ambience of the Technologiepark […]

Weinberg Campus Accelerator now a AWS Activate Provider

28 March 2022

Weinberg Campus Accelerator is as of today a AWS Activate Provider. AWS Activate provides the resources you need to quickly get started on AWS and grow business. AWS is the […]

All about “DiGA”

22 March 2022

With the DiGA, a future-oriented possibility is given for startups. We will take up this topic in order to create more transparancy. With the DiGA, an innovative and future-oriented path […]

The 4th batch symbolically reached “Bergfest” as an intermediate pitch session took place

28 February 2022

As the 4th batch reached it’s “Bergfest” it is time to reflect and also to check, what is ahead of us The last few months have been very intensive for […]

More Venture Capital for German Startups

20 January 2022

Investment topic remains prio A. Never before has so much money invested in German startups as in the past year. This is shown by the EY Startup-Barometer. Although we are […]

SAMPOCHEM made it for ego.-START

22 December 2021

We are happy to share that, also with our support, SAMPOCHEM has succeeded in acquiring the ego.-START startup grant from the state of Saxony-Anhalt, which has just begun on December […]

Ranking Top 100 Startups

26 November 2021

Who are the top 100 startups and technological businesses in Saxony-Anhalt? Webwirtschaft carried out an analysis of the top and most popular firms in Saxony-Anhalt. A couple of our startups […]

IQ Innovationspreis Mitteldeutschland 2022

16 November 2021

The IQ Innovationspreis Mitteldeutschland 2022 will start soon. On the 6th of December 2022 the opening event will take place which indicates the start of the competition. Startups and founders […]

Dr. Marcus Böhme wins Transferpreis 2021

11 November 2021

Yesterday Dr. Marcus Böhme from TrypCo was rewarded for his thesis with the Transferpreis 2021 at transHAL. Together with his co-founders he develops Antibody-Drug-Conjugates to fight against cancer. Read more […]

IdentMe wins Biodiversity Challenge

26 October 2021

The Weinberg Campus Accelerator Startup Team IdentMe convinced the jury of the Biodiversity Challenge with their pitch deck and their innovative idea to detect rare and protected species with eDNA-analysis. […]

VEROVACCiNES closes Series B financing

18 October 2021

On the 14th of October 2021 the vaccine specialist VEROVACCiNES GmbH completed their Mid-Seven-Figure Series B financing round with investors from Germany and Switzerland. According to the company these funds […]

Apply now for 4th Batch

4 October 2021

The Weinberg Campus Accelerator is starting into its 4th Batch this year. Are you a tech-startup that wants to bring its business forward? Join the 4-month intensive program and let […]

1st Accelerator Guide Germany

24 September 2021

The first edition of the Accelerator Guide Germany by The Ecosystem Company is now available for download. It features our program Weinberg Campus Accelerator as well as many other programs […]

Sigmar Gabriel visited the Weinberg Campus

23 August 2021

On the 5th of August 2021 Sigmar Gabriel, former leader of the Social Democratic Party of Germany, visited the Technologiepark Weinberg Campus and got to know two teams of the […]


Program Highlights

Why should you apply?


That’s what our alumni and network say

Our vision is to give startups the best support possible

The Weinberg Campus Accelerator consists of two independent modules: the Startup-Accelerator and Growth-Accelerator.

The Startup-Accelerator is designed for startups in the pre-seed and seed-phase. During a four- month intensive program containing workshops and coaching fundamental knowledge and soft-skills are imparted and a valuable access to networks is ensured.


The exceptional networks make the program stand out

The Weinberg Campus Accelerator is coordinated by the biggest technology park in Central Germany and thus, offers valuable access to regional and international networks like investors, Business Angels, Venture Capitalists, research institutions, corporations, or industry experts. Join us and be part of that network.

These are the seven non-university institutions on the Weinberg Campus:


Core knowledge is key for every success

Every company setup is based on the essential and market-oriented knowledge of how to start a business. This is the reason why our team, experts, partners, and coaches combine forces and are dedicated to guide you as good as possible. We are here to organize digital or on-site workshops, one-on-one sessions, network events, on-demand coachings and so much more for you. Simply tell is where you want to go with your startup and we help you achieve it.

Application Requirements

We can help you reach the next level and make your startup stand out. Therefore, we are willing to invest hard work, effort, energy, and time to work together with you. However, we expect something in return. Check out our application requirements:


Be passionate, be devoted and be eager. Participating in the Weinberg Campus Accelerator means giving 100% so that we as well as the coaches see you want to bring your startup to life.

Your startup or business idea is dealing with Biomedical Life Sciences (including E-Health, Medical Engineering, and Pharmaceutical Industry), Greentech, Bioeconomy or New Materials (including interface technologies)? Then, you are the perfect fit for the Weinberg Campus Accelerator.

Blow us away with your startup idea. Show us something that is unique, avant-garde, and revolutionary. We strike to be distinguished, we expect you to be the same.

Your startup should be in the pre-seed, seed-phase or
growth-phase with a market entry less than 5 years ago.

The Weinberg Campus Accelerator is looking for knowledge and technology-based founding projects and startups.

Being part of the program means you have to found your business in Saxony-Anhalt.



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