Opportunity for Entrepreneurs - Conquer Accelerator Program
Conquer Accelerator helps growing high tech companies overcome challenges, providing $20k in funding and ten weeks of hands-on mentor ship and training.
Built with a strong bench of entrepreneurs and business leaders, the Conquer Accelerator - Grand Rapids provides high tech companies in the City of Grand Rapids with ten weeks of intensive programming, focusing on completing tailored, goal-driven benchmarks. A diverse and inclusive cohort is a critical goal to our success of the program. We are committed to recruiting and securing the best and diverse ﬁeld of applicants to commercialize and impact the community in a positive way.
Teams work with instructors and mentors on topics like fundraising, technology, longevity and more! Conquer Accelerator—Grand Rapids takes early stage product & service technologies and develops a team that will take the company forward.
Timeline Conquer Accelerator - Grand Rapids:
- Open for applications until July 20
- Five teams selected August by August 21
- Program begins September 14
- Program ends November 20
- Open to Michigan based small business
- Engaged in high technology products or services
- Located in the City of Grand Rapids by September 14
- For-proﬁt companies only
- Must be able to commit to and complete the 10 week program
No cost to the program & ALL technology sectors welcome!
The Conquer Accelerator—Grand Rapids is a collaborative eﬀort with the City of Grand Rapids, the Grand Rapids SmartZoneSM LDFA, Spartan Innovations, Red Cedar Ventures and Michigan State University.
Spartan Innovations has arranged for three virtual Q&A sessions for those interested in applying to participate in the Conquer Accelerator program. The links and phone numbers for the sessions are below, taking place next Monday, Wednesday and Friday. During the sessions, they will provide an overview of the program and will be available to answer any questions. Please pass on to interested parties.
July 6th, 2020 at 4pm
Meeting URL: https://bluejeans.com/646171584
Meeting ID: 646 171 584
July 8th, 2020 at 4pm
Meeting URL: https://bluejeans.com/665695554
Meeting ID: 665 695 554
July 10th, 2020 at 10am
Meeting URL: https://bluejeans.com/266321928
Meeting ID: 266 321 928
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