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About the program
About the program
A global series of programs
Each accelerator features a cohort of 10-15 top startups that come together to tackle specific technical challenges that can help grow their businesses through a mix of remote and in-person, 1-to-1, group learning sessions, and sprint projects.
Tailored, expert help
Founders outline the top technical challenges for their startup, and are then paired with relevant experts from both Google and the industry to solve those challenges and grow their business.
Specialist deep dives
In addition to mentorship and technical project support, Google for Startups Accelerators include deep dives and workshops focused on product design, customer acquisition, and leadership development for founders.
Three months of equity-free support.
Receive tailored product and leadership support from Google mentors and industry experts.
Google product support and advice
Learn product tips and tricks directly from the Googlers who built them.
Technical project partnership
Work hand in hand with experts from Google on your biggest tech challenges.
Connect and learn from fellow founders, and access a peer-to-peer support network.
Google Cloud credits and support
Receive Google Cloud credits and dedicated support via the Google for Startups Cloud Program.
Each program has specific requirements, but generally teams that are chosen fit the profile below.
- Startups demonstrating traction, ideally between Seed and Series A stage
- Building a scalable product or service with a significant total addressable market and defensible growth model
- Deeply technical, preferably leveraging technologies like Machine Learning and AI
- Commitment from CTO and/or technical roles to participate and engage in required program sessions
Connecting Seed to Series A-stage technology startups based in Africa or developing Africa-centered solutions with the best of Google.Africa
A 10-week hybrid Accelerator program for Seed to Series A, AI first Startups, headquartered in Europe and Israel.Europe and Israel
Black-led Seed to Series A technology startups based in North America.North America
Empowering Seed to Series A startups and the next generation of leaders to foster Brazilian unicorns.Brazil
Designed to bring the very best of Google to Canadian Seed to Series A technology startups.Canada
Focusing on startups and non-profits solving challenges related to the circular economy in North America and Asia-Pacific.North America and Asia-Pacific
A 10-week hybrid accelerator program for Seed to Series A startups based in Europe and Israel tackling climate change using Cloud.Europe and Israel
A 10-week hybrid accelerator program for Seed to Series A startups based in the Middle East and Africa tackling climate change and sustainability.Middle East and Africa
Support for innovative and impactful climate change Seed to Series A startups and technologists based in North America.North America
A 10-week digital accelerator program for high potential cloud-native technology startups headquartered in North America.North America
Designed for startups across Europe and Israel that use technology to solve the challenges we face today.Europe and Israel
Focusing on startups building in India for the world using deep technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML).India
Connecting top Seed to Growth-stage Japanese technology startups with the best of Google.Japan
A ten-week virtual accelerator program for high potential Pre-Series A to Series A Korean technology startups.Korea
Supporting Seed to Series A startups based in Latin America and in the US with a Latino Founder.Latin America
Middle East & North Africa
Supporting startups across the region using technology in innovative ways to solve for scalable needs.Middle East and North Africa
Empowering Seed to Series A technology-based startups in Southeast Asia with the best of Google.Southeast Asia
Women-led Seed to Series A technology startups based in the United States and Canada.North America
We gained deep product insights from the mentors. Leaders Lab & OKRs guided our management team through alignment issues that we had yet to address, and Design Sprints gave us a practical tool to learn from users early in the process.