The Next 100 Startups Shaping Europe’s Future

Cloud computing program dedicated to lowering burn rate by up to 80%

Your startup is growing fast, but inflation, rising costs, and difficulty fundraising threaten your momentum. That’s why we are launching our newest program, The Next 100 Startups Shaping Europe’s Future. We’ll help you to lower your burn rate during this hard time, and empower you to find autonomous success over the long term.
We’re going to cover up to 80% of 100 of the most promising European startups’ cloud infrastructure costs over 24 months. You can begin benefitting from the program as soon as you are accepted.

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  • Why apply?

    Startups selected as one of the Next 100 Startups will receive partial coverage of their cloud infrastructure costs over a period of 24 months.
    The benefits will be applicable to the entire range of Scaleway’s easy-to-use public cloud services, which includes Bare Metal, Instances, virtual machines, storage, containers, and serverless.

  • Who can apply?

    Startups who:

    • Have completed at least one round of fundraising (Series A and above)
    • Are not currently Scaleway clients
    • Have the majority of their clients in Europe
    • Have created a solution that will shape the future of Europe
    Fill the application form!

How does it work?

Applications are currently open and will be answered within seven (7) business days of submission. The application period will close Dec. 31, 2022. Startups selected will receive partial coverage of their Scaleway infrastructure costs over 24 months.

For the first three months of the program, startups will receive 80% coverage of their Scaleway cloud infrastructure costs. Over the following year, the coverage will decline by 20% every three months. For their second year in the program, startups will receive 10% coverage of their costs. The financial support begins when startups receive their acceptance notification.

Application form

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Frequently asked questions

The Next 100 Startups offers financial support to startups for their Scaleway infrastructure costs over a period of 24 months. For the first three months of the program, startups will receive 80% coverage of their Scaleway cloud infrastructure costs. Over the following year, the coverage will decline by 20% every three months. During their second year in the program, startups will receive 10% coverage of their Scaleway cloud infrastructure costs. The financial support begins when startups receive their acceptance notification.

Improving Europe’s future is a common theme among Scaleway’s missions, whether through sustainability efforts or supporting innovation. Thus, when we choose The Next 100 Startups, we will look for startups whose solutions will improve our collective future.

Yes, we will only select startups headquartered in Europe who have a majority of their client base located in Europe.

We are accepting applications from bootstrapped startups whose maturity level is equivalent to at least a post-Series A startup.

The application deadline is midnight, Dec. 31, 2022 CET.

You will receive an email seven business days after submitting your application notifying you if you have been accepted or not.

Yes, we do! We currently have two other programs for startups, Early Stage and Growth. You can find more information about them here.