India Accelerator, a launch pad for early stage technology startups, has announced its opening of applications for their 2nd Cohort Batch this summer 2018 of acceleration program commencing on 21st May, 2018. It is the only Global Accelerator Network (GAN) – partnered Accelerator in India.
For their 2018 batch, India Accelerator will be providing funding of up to INR 25 lakhs, including cash and services, to each startup to build a strong and sustainable business, with the potential to score follow-on funding after the demo day.
India Accelerator (IA) will consider upto 7 most promising – early stage and technology oriented startups to help them transform their idea into meaningful companies. The curriculum of the program is a combination of classroom sessions, deep dives, mentorship hours, industry leaders speaking with the founders and startups networking to leverage each other’s services.
The 2018 batch is specially focused on emerging exponential technologies like Artificial Intelligence, Machine learning, Deep learning and Blockchain with a strong focus on two verticals – Finance and Healthcare. The intense, rapid and mentorship-driven 4-months program is aimed at accelerating the growth of the selected startups.