Get your business to speed with help of our network.

Day1 is the most valuable mentoring program for early stage startups in the Carelia area.

What we offer?

Personal support and advice

You will be assigned to a mentor most suitable for you. Along with the support of your mentor, you have the support of our entire community.

Huge network

Our connections consist of professionals of various industries. Whatever you need, there will surely be a person to help you out.

Grants for funding

In order to get the business moving forward, Day1 is offering equity-free grants for the teams.

For a team or individual that has...

How to apply?

Applications are open throughout the year.


Download the pitchdeck file below


Fill the pitchdeck carefully


Send the pitchdeck to olli@lutes.fi


Wait for our evaluation

We will contact you as soon as we’ve found a suitable mentor for you. If you have any questions about the program or the pitchdeck, send a message to olli(a)lutes.fi