Programs to take your startup further
Google for Startups offers a wide variety of programs and initiatives to help connect startups of every stage and vertical to the right people, products, and best practices they need to grow and scale.
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Solve your technical challenges with Google support
Google for Startups Accelerators serve a selected group of top growth-stage startups with tailored technical, product, and leadership training from experts at Google.
Take your startup to the next level with the best of Google
Google for Startups Academies offer tailored workshops, Google mentoring, and networking opportunities to help founders develop critical skills in a particular area of growth, such as sales or leadership.
Google for Startups Growth Academy helps founders and marketing leaders from high-potential startups grow their user base, scale and go global with Google products, best practices, and connections.
Google for Startups Founders Academy arms startup founders with research-based strategies and coaching to improve their leadership and people management skills.
Google for Startups Cloud Academy helps startups leverage Google Cloud technology and data-powered innovation to accelerate and digitally transform their business.
Financial support for underserved communities
Google for Startups Funds provide non-dilutive cash awards and hands-on support to help underserved and at-risk founders build and grow their businesses.
Black Founders Fund
Google for Startups Black Founders Fund has awarded more than $30 million to help Black-led startups in Africa, Brazil, Europe, and the United States secure funding, strengthen communities, and create generational change.
Latino Founders Fund
The $5 million Google for Startups Latino Founders Fund provides cash awards, as well as Google Cloud credits and hands-on support to help Latino entrepreneurs in the United States.
Women Founders Fund
Google for Startups Women Founders Funds provide non-dilutive cash awards and hands-on support to help selected founders build and grow their businesses.
Ukraine Support Fund
Google for Startups Ukraine Support Fund allocates equity-free cash awards and Google support to help Ukraine-based startups maintain and grow their businesses, strengthen their community, and build a foundation for post-war economic recovery.
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