Tokyo, Japan - Virtual
3 months
Growth Stage

Google for Startups Accelerator: Japan focuses on companies using technology in innovative ways. This accelerator is a fully-digital program of intensive workshops and expert mentorship designed to help Japanese growth-stage startups learn technical, product and leadership best practices.

Tokyo, Japan - Virtual
3 months
Growth Stage

Applications for Class 4 are now closed.

If you are interested in future programs, please see this website

About the program

About the program

Google for Startups Accelerator: Japan is focused on tech-based startups making an impact in Japan. We welcome applicants from a variety of fields striving to support Japan's economy and society.

Applications are open from Sept 16 through Oct 29 2021 and the program will run from February through May 2022. Please see the website for more details.

The Accelerator is for startups with a product or service already brought to market. Applying companies must have potential for market-value growth and scalability. The Accelerator supports startups, providing them with mentorship, networking opportunities, and leadership training to help them solve their challenges and expand their growth potential.

Key benefits

  • Equity-free support

    Three months of equity-free support

  • Mentoring

    Mentoring from 20+ Google teams

  • Training

    Training on design, marketing, and leadership

  • Strategic support

    Support on company and product strategy

  • Google product credits

    Eligible startups receive product credits

  • Early access

    Early access to new Google products and tools

  • Access to experts

    Access to Google's network of industry experts

  • Technical project partnership

    Work hand in hand with experts from Google on your biggest tech challenges.