You are ready to come to Darmstadt and experience the creative atmosphere and amazing workspaces at the Innovation Center first-hand? Then this program is for you!
We select and support early-stage startups to become ready for the market. We see them as partners that shape the future together with us. The Merck Accelerator Program of Spring 2018 began in March with 10 new startups moving into our new Innovation Center in Darmstadt, Germany. Are you interested in participating in the next intake? The application period for Accelerator 2019 will start in July!
Your startup has the potential to not only make people’s lives richer, but also reshape an entire industry? Then get ready for your next big leap into the future. Apply with your company and show us how it will forever change Healthcare, Life Science, or Performance Materials. We are also interested in other related fields and especially support solutions that tackle challenges from a digital perspective.
Prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceuticals as well as solutions in the areas of allergies, biopharma and biosimilars.
Innovative tools and laboratory supplies for the life science industry that make research and biotech production easier, faster and more successful.
Specialty chemicals and functional materials, such as liquid crystals, chemical surface solutions, surface modification & functionalization, or high-tech materials for electronics.
Future technology products leveraging Bio-Sensing & Interfaces and Precision Farming. These nascent areas are part of the additional innovation fields we specially focused on.
These are just three of the startups we are supporting through the Merck Accelerator program. Make sure to explore all our startups via the button below!