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German Accelerator Application Phase is now open!

German Accelerator Application Phase is now open!

The German Accelerator supports German tech startups to enter the U.S. market. They provide startups with hands-on mentoring, office space, a medial network and investor contacts at their locations in Silicon Valley, San Francisco and New York City. German Accelerator offers two modules - one for companies that want to explore U.S. market and financing opportunities and validate product/market fit in the U.S. The other one is for companies that are further advanced, have significant customer traction and need to focus on execution, business growth and company building.


Join the @GermanAccelerator and scale your company! Applications close on the 7th of March for the 2H2015 program cycle! A detailed description of the program including the entry requirements and selection criteria as well as the login for the online application can be found on


If you think your startup is ready for the US then use your chance with the German Accelerator to get to know the world’s leading high-tech regions. The three months program is open to a broad range of startups from ICT related sectors. Ideal participants generate domestic revenue, enjoy customer traction and have the potential for category leadership in a large, global market. The unique program, supported by the German Ministry of Economics and Energy helps selected startups to enter the U.S. market either in New York City’s Silicon Alley or in the heart of Silicon Valley – in Palo Alto (University Avenue) & San Francisco (Runway, Twitter-HQ). Apply for a spot by 03/07/2015 under!

To learn more about German Accelerator, please check out our partner page.


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