Launchpad Accelerator is a 3-month program that helps startups build great products and companies by matching them with the best of Google – its people, network, thought leadership, and technology.
Within Africa, Launchpad Accelerator is currently working with startups from Nigeria, Kenya, and South Africa. For this first class, applications are open to tech startups that have already raised seed funding and are from Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, and Uganda.
Benefits of the Launchpad Accelerator
As part of the Launchpad Accelerator, startups receive:
- Equity-free support
- Access to Google engineers and intensive mentoring from 20+ teams
- Access to silicon valley experts and top local mentors
- PR training and global media opportunities
- Close partnership with Google for three months (new classes are accepted twice a year)
How to Apply
Is your team addressing a real challenge for your city, country, and region? Would you like to join an elite community of startups from around the world? Are you ready to grow your startup into a thriving company with help from Google?
If you answered yes to all of these questions, Google is ready to work with you!