Apply for Kickstart Accelerator 2017

Would you like to see your startup grow at a faster pace, get mentorship from industry experts and the chance to attain an initial investment? The Kickstart Accelerator is back, stronger than ever!

Kickstart Accelerator is one of Europe’s largest multi-corporate accelerators with intensive innovation processes for joint Proof-of-Concepts (PoCs) between global corporate partners and selected startups. Backed by experienced entrepreneurs, investors, academia and top companies in Switzerland, Kickstart Accelerator offers a unique opportunity to bring your startup to the next level in just 11 weeks!

Start your company off on the right track: Apply for a chance to be one of the selected startups!

The program will take place between September 4th and November 17th, 2017. We are looking for international startups and intrapreneurial teams operating in the following areas: Food, FinTech, Robotics & Intelligent Systems, Smart Cities (in Zurich) and Healthcare (in Basel).

Did you know that Zurich is one of the fastest-growing startup hubs and one of the world’s leading financial centres? Kickstart your career in Switzerland and live in Zurich or Basel for three months.

Benefits at a glance:

  • No equity taken.
  • Monthly founder stipends.
  • Chance to win up to CHF 25’000.
  • Free office space, housing and infrastructure
  • Network of experienced mentors, industry experts and executives.
  • Possibility to attain proof-of-concept with leading corporate partners.
  • Coaching sessions with experts, partner representatives, executives and investors
  • After successful completion of the program, chances for further support.
  • Masterclasses, workshops and learning opportunities.
  • Weekly social events: Meet other entrepreneurs and like-minded individuals.

Apply at kickstart-accelerator.com for an opportunity of a lifetime and scale your startup in 11 weeks!

Find out more about why you should join the Kickstart Accelerator during our Q&A webinars.

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