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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
Training on design, marketing, and leadership
Google product credits for your tech stack
Access to experts
Access to Google's network of industry experts
Mentoring from 20+ Google teams
Support on company and product strategy
Early access to new Google products and tools
Technical project partnership
Partnership on advanced technology project
Each program has specific requirements, but generally teams that are chosen fit the profile below.
- Deeply technical, preferably leveraging technologies like Machine Learning and AI
- 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
Designed to bring the very best of Google to Canadian Seed to Series A technology startupsKitchener-Waterloo, Canada
Support for innovative and impactful climate change startups and technologists based in North AmericaNorth America
Climate Change (Europe)
A 10-week hybrid accelerator program for Seed to Series A startups tackling climate change using Cloud.Europe & Israel
Focusing on startups solving for India-specific challenges using artificial intelligence and machine learningBengaluru, India
Middle East & North Africa
Supporting startups across the region using technology in innovative ways to solve for scalable needsMiddle East & North Africa
Connecting Seed to Series A startups from across the African continent with the best of GoogleLagos, Nigeria
Empowering Seed to Growth-stage startups and the next generation of leaders to foster Brazilian unicornsSão Paulo, Brazil
Focusing on startups and non-profits solving challenges related to the circular economy in North America and Asia-Pacific.North America and Asia-Pacific
Designed for startups across Europe and Israel that use technology to solve the challenges we face todayEurope and Israel
Connecting top Seed to Growth-stage Japanese technology startups with the best of GoogleTokyo, Japan
A eight-week virtual accelerator program for high potential Seed to Series A Korean technology startups.korea
Supporting Seed to Growth-stage startups with a global mindset in Latin America using AI/MLMexico City, Mexico
Accelerating Southeast Asia and Pakistan Seed to Series A startups solving for the region’s challengesSingapore
Focused on North American startups using cutting edge voice AI technology in innovative waysNorth America
Women-led Seed to Series A technology startups based in the United States and CanadaNorth America
Black-led Seed to Series A technology startups based in the United StatesNorth 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.
Help to solve key
challenges at every stage
For founders just starting out and validating their MVP.
For teams building out products and taking them to market.
For scaleups growing to meet the needs of new customers and markets.