The pre-accelerator program is open to startups that meet the following criteria:
- Startup must be located in St. Joseph, Elkhart, Marshall Counties in Indiana
- Startup must have raised less than $50,000 in funding/revenue to date
- Startup idea must address a national or global market (i.e. no lifestyle businesses)
- Ability for at least one founding team member to commit 6 hours per week for 10 weeks
If you are not sure whether your startup meets the above criteria, we still encourage you to apply. Our team will help you navigate whether your idea is a fit for our program our other regional resources.