Why sign up for Adopt a Startup?

Skill based Mentoring

During the course of the programme, we provide skill-based mentoring to high-potential Startups

Google Lectures

Successful applicants will receive 6 exclusive lectures and workshops at the Google Ireland offices.


The winner will receive €10,000 AdWords credit and $100,000 Google Cloud credit (Google Cloud Platform for Startups).

How does it all work?

Stage 1: Meet your Googlers

You'll be paired up with a team of two to three Googlers
and they'll be your mentors

Stage 2: Create a Strategy

Over a 12 week period your Googler mentors will help you
overcome your business challenges and reach your goals

Stage 3: Pitch Your Strategy

8 qualifying startups will have the unique opportunity
to pitch their strategies to the Google Ireland leadership team and industry experts at the Grand Final

Adopt a Startup: Grand Final

The Google Ireland leadership and industry experts will compare strategies
and the impact of them and choose a winner!


H2 2017


Google Dublin
Google Ireland Ltd.
Gordon House
Barrow Street
Dublin 4