Deadline: October 15, 2018

Applications are invited for the Backstage Accelerator Program for Startup Founders 2019. Backstage Accelerator supports underrepresented founders in local programs around the world.

Backstage Accelerator is a 3-month program designed to give founders the support they need to reach their next critical milestone. Founders will work with a team of experienced, passionate facilitators and will grow through mentorship, investment capital, and access to resources plus networks.

Benefits

  • Get Funding: $100k USD capital in exchange for 5% equity
  • Learn Fast: Invaluable content from experienced entrepreneurs, investors, operators, global executives, and leaders from prestigious educational institutions
  • Build Community: Support from cohort founders, city teams, and access to the Backstage network
  • Come Together: Free city co-work space during the 3-month program

Eligibility

  • Early-stage (pre-seed to seed) companies are a good fit, though they welcome you to apply regardless of your stage if you believe the program can impact your business;
  • Any type of for-profit business is welcome to apply;
  • The program will be based on a full-time schedule, so they require at least 1 co-founder on your team able to to be able to work from the program’s co-work space full-time to leverage the focus and information made possible by Accelerator;
  • You’ll be able to choose one or more locations in the application form, including the 4th city location, still to be announced.

Application

Click here to apply

For more information, visit Backstage Accelerator.