They say 'big things come in small packages' and we're out to prove that with downtown Durham's latest project, The Smoffice. One lucky startup will receive six (6) months in the world's smallest office, a swanky downtown condo, and technical assistance from startup experts. The only thing better is that you'll be surrounded by the 70 other startups that call downtown Durham home. Apply now to see just how good this tiny offer can be.

One lucky startup will receive six months of free office space
in the world’s smallest office, conveniently positioned in the storefront window of Beyu Caffe, Durham’s entrepreneurial gathering place(map), plus:

Some high-end office furniture

A tablet


Legal, accounting, and marketing assistance from the best in the business

Endless introductions and access to area
entrepreneurs, investors, and community leaders

Tickets to sporting events, music and
theater venues around town

A bangin' condo in downtown Durham

...and unlimited access to the specialty coffee

For complete terms and conditions,
click here

You’ll need:

A one-page business summary covering your idea, your market, and your team

The physical ability, mental capacity, charisma and coffee to maneuver, work and network in a skin tight
(albeit tricked out) smoffice space

A 60 second video telling us
about yourself and why you and your
company would be the best candidate
for the Smoffice.

60 seconds





 The Application process is now over.
Thanks for your participation! 




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