Have an idea for a new business? With more than 50 startups in downtown Durham, this is the place to take your idea and turn it into a business. We’ll make it easy for you – free, cool space; a community of peers; a chance to learn from successful startup founders; and 60 days to experience all the Bull City has to offer.
Office Space: The Stampede space will host about 15 startups and is in the middle of everything. Parking is free, along with the area’s fastest wi-fi, office furniture, and meeting space. Your job is to bring a laptop, cell phone, and a good idea. We’ll take care of the rest.
Free Advice: Durham has lots of successful entrepreneurs who are committed to supporting future all-stars. The Bull City also has plenty of service providers who have worked extensively with startups. You’ll have access to all of this during your 60 days.
Culture: You’ll be joined by over a dozen other startups so the culture is yours to create. The one guarantee is that you’ll have great coffee shops, nice bars, and tasty restaurants close by to fuel you along the way.
Tell us about your idea! Fill out the details to the right and send us a one-pager on your concept, team,and the opportunity you have to launch something big.
Participation in the Stampede will be limited to top applicants based on the quality of the concept, team, as well as the scalability of the business. We encourage you to apply now as space is limited.
Applications are due by Friday, March 11. Teams selected to participate will be notified by Friday, March 18.
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