Opportunities at the campus

Our members host a plethora of startup, entrepreneurial programs, and other opportunities throughout the year. Whether you are a physical member or not, you can join any of the programs inside and outside the campus.

Arrow Cloud Innovation Factory Program

Arrow offers SaaS companies and ISVs the support and technology that enables startups and scaleups to build, run and scale their business. From business planning and strategizing, to onboarding to cloud marketplaces, Arrow will help you accelerate your business success. 

Aiven Cluster Startup Program
Aiven Cluster Startup program helps you grow your business by taking away all your data infrastructure worries so you can focus on developing your business offerings. The program offers early stage and fast-growing startups free credits worth up to US$100,000 to be used over 12 months. You can use it to build up a modern data infrastructure in the cloud without any management headaches.
FiBAN: New Nordic Leads

New Nordic Leads is a training program that boosts cross-border investments by improving startups’ investment readiness and educating the next generation of lead angels in the Baltics. The program is put together by EstBAN and FiBAN and fueled by Central Baltic Interreg.

Founder Institute:
Pre-Seed Accelerator

The Founder Institute is the world’s largest pre-seed startup accelerator. The accelerator will help you get traction and funding with a support network of startup experts invested in your success and through a structured business-building process.

The Hub

If you are looking to join a startup – The Hub is your place to go. The Hub features hundreds of Finnish and Nordic startup job opportunities. Startups can get assistance with their recruitment of talent, connect with investors, and access best practice tools, e.g., such as employment contracts and pitch deck.

HubSpot for Startups

Maria 01 is an Approved HubSpot for Startups Partner!  This means, our startup members and friends of our community are eligible, and can now apply to receive the Startup Friendly Pricing to HubSpot’s growth stack software package (All-in-one CRM, Sales, Marketing, and Services plans). This is an average savings of $17,000 in the first year! Apply For Your Scholarship Today!

Konecranes for Startups

For disruptive startups and scaleups, Konecranes offers what it takes to scale in the industrial sector. As a global market leader in industrial material handling technology and services, Konecranes serves a broad range of customers, including manufacturing and process industries, shipyards, ports, and terminals Konecranes can become your commercial partner, trusted customer, or both. You have come to the right place if your goal is to scale up!

Microsoft For Startups Founders Hub

Designed to support all founders from idea to exit, Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub brings together the technology, guidance, and support you need to hit your next milestone. Access Azure credits (up to $120K for 2 years), free Visual Studio and GitHub Enterprise, and many more perks.

Nordea Investor Speed Dating

Nordea Investor Speed Dating – the matchmaking event bringing together growth companies and investors. Looking for funding? Then this is the program to check out!

Nordic ScaleUp Academy

Nordic ScaleUp Academy provides a proven methodology to efficiently scale companies to the next level and to unleash the company’s highest potential. Are you a Nordic scale-up company looking to grow and build your company to the next level? Check out our program to learn more.

The Shortcut Programmes

The Shortcut programs focus on tech, design, business, and entrepreneurship. By taking part in these activities, you will develop and increase your chances of landing a job or scaling your business idea.

Growth Club for Digital Clean Energy Ventures

Valkea is a Growth Club supporting and accelerating the growth of the next generation of mission-driven startups. Their goal is to build a cleaner future by revolutionizing energy, resource efficiency, and sustainability. They are looking for startups with ideas about how this can be done and provide them with what they need to do — expertise, development opportunities, funding, and co-working spaces.

Urban Tech Helsinki Incubator

Urban Tech Helsinki is an incubator for clean and sustainable urban solutions. Their program will help startups turn their business idea into a growth-oriented startup that focuses on solving the challenges of modern cities.