How can I apply?
You can apply by submitting your application form through our website.
How does the application process goes?
After your application has been submitted, BTM officials and jury examines your project. The ones who succeed the first stage will benefit the selected program.
Are applications online only?
Is there an age or sector restrictions for applicants?
Can I apply with multiple projects?
Yes, but only one will be selected.
My previous application has been rejected, can I apply again?
Is there a fee for programs and activities hold in BTM?
Is there a minimum attendance requirement for the activities in BTM?
Only for the pre-incubation program you should attend at least %70 of the activities and event.
How long can I benefit the opportunities provided by BTM?
Opportunities depend on the program you apply:
Does BTM fund any projects?
No monetary fund is given to any projects.
Does BTM ask any stake at return?
No, even if you get funded we don’t ask for anything.
I’m already set, can I meet with investors?
No, you have to get into a program and follow the procedure.
Do BTM get involved in the meetings with the investors?
No, BTM only sets up the meeting.
I’m already set, can I meet with members of ITO?
No, once you become part of a program we assist you to the best possible professional committee for your startup.
Do provide accommodation for entrepreneurs coming outside of Istanbul?
No, all costs must be covered by entrepreneurs.
How does BTM protect the privacy of my application?
BTM promises to keep the information provided private. Any information related to your application will not be shared with third parties.
Can I use BTM as the legal address of my company?
No, you are not allowed to do that.
I’m already a member of another startup center, can I still be a part of BTM?
Yes, you can.