This November marks the start of a 4.5 months acceleration program by Grameenphone Accelerator (GPA) and Seedstars, which will take 10-12 startup teams in Bangladesh on a journey of idea validation, prototype building and becoming investable. The main goal is to empower tech startups with the resources they need to build, grow, and go beyond.
Applications are open to any person above 18 years old of any gender, nationality and education level and must meet the following requirements:
- At least 2 full-time co-founders.
- Have to have a solid team
- Maximum 4 members to be present at GP House
- Early-stage technology startups which is registered to the go
- Someone who has the courage to take the startup to a new level.
Ratish Nayaranan, Program Manager at Seedstars, states: "This program is a perfect springboard for startups in their initial stage as it helps them to focus on their growth. GP Accelerator 2.0 powered by Seedstars gives great exposure to international mentorship and curriculum for startups in Bangladesh."
The selected startup will benefit from a series of services provided to them by GP and Seedstars:
- MVP to go to market
- Advice from Expert Mentors
- Workspace @ gphouse
- Exposure in media launch
- Investor access through Demo Day
- Access to GP Channels
- Partnership opportunity with GP and/or Telenor
"Mr. Michael Foley, CEO at Grameenphone, states: “We are proud to partner up with an organization such as Seedstars because it can bring its global knowledge and expertise to the GP Accelerator 2.0 and support the growth of the next big startups in Bangladesh.”
The GP Accelerator 2.0 also provides expert mentors, top-notch curricula, in-house development resources, investor access and many more.
Interested in applying for the program? Make sure to register through this link by October 14th: https://seedsta.rs/GP-Accelerator