New Delhi: Google has recently announced that applications are now open for the seventh batch of its startup accelerator program in India. The program aims to support early-stage startups in India by providing them with access to mentorship, training, and resources to help them grow and scale their businesses.
The Google for Startups Accelerator India program was first launched in 2018, and since then, it has supported more than 60 startups across various sectors, such as fintech, healthtech, edtech, agritech, and retail. The program is designed to provide startups with the tools and resources they need to succeed in their respective industries.
Selected startups will receive mentoring and training from Google experts, as well as access to Google’s global network of mentors, investors, and industry leaders. The program will also offer the startups an opportunity to showcase their products and services to potential investors and customers.
The program is open to startups that are based in India and have a product or service that uses technology as a core component of the solution. The startups should have a clear business model and a scalable product that can solve a real-world problem.
The program is structured as a three-month virtual accelerator program, which includes mentorship and training sessions, as well as workshops on various topics such as product strategy, user experience, marketing, and fundraising. The program also includes one-on-one mentorship sessions with Google experts and access to Google’s resources and tools.
The application process for the program is open until April 12, 2023, and interested startups can apply through the Google for Startups website. The selected startups will be announced in May 2023, and the program will commence in June 2023.
In conclusion, the Google for Startups Accelerator India program is an excellent opportunity for early-stage startups in India to receive mentorship, training, and resources to help them grow and scale their businesses. With the program’s track record of supporting successful startups in various sectors, it is an opportunity that should not be missed by aspiring entrepreneurs.