Startup Accelerator

Our Startup Accelerator helps startups, businesses, and nonprofits currently in the idea or development phase to acquire their first paying customers or launch a pilot. Our Startup Accelerator offers four tracks based on your industry: food, water, health, and education.

At the start of the program, Propeller and your mentor start with a personalized assessment to identify your needs and goals. We use the Lean Startup Methodology to challenge our entrepreneurs to refine their business models through market research, hypothesis testing and customer validation. Interested? Sign up here, and we'll reach out with more information.

Startup Accelerator Program Overview Download File
Startup Accelerator Application Download File

Key Dates

Program Dates: September 8th, 2017 – December 15th, 2017
Selection: Announcement by August 18th, 2017
 

Program Eligibility

  1. Social Impact: You have identified a disparity in food, water, health or education.
  2. Sustainability: Your nonprofit or business presents a compelling solution with a sustainable revenue stream.
  3. Early-Stage: Your nonprofit or business is either pre-revenue, early revenue, or an established business piloting a new product or service that meets the above criteria.

Success Story

Overcoming Racism

Overcoming Racism

A non-profit organization providing training and consulting services to help guide schools and teachers through the process of developing anti-racist educators.

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Questions

Contact Erik Paskewich, epaskewich@gopropeller.org, (504) 475-6598
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