GRAND RAPIDS – Applications are now open!  Don’t miss the opportunity to be a part of the 2021 Conquer Accelerator Grand Rapids cohort.

Conquer Accelerator is a 10-week program starting on September 13th, 2021, and ending on November 19th, 2021. As a member of the cohort, teams receive:

 | $20,000 in funding

 | Access to mentoring and professional services

| Resources, support, and startup programing

 | Access to follow-on funding after program ends

Conquer Accelerator takes early-stage product & service technologies and develops a team that will take the company forward.

Program Requirements: 

  • Products or services that solve problems for specific target customers
  • Capital-efficient business, operational at less than $1M in external funding
  • Scalable distribution or proven ability to scale sales
  • Simple revenue model: transactions, subscriptions, affiliates
  • Functional prototype or prior product success
  • Measurable traction, ex.: engaged users, revenue, attractive unit economics
  • Three (or more) members in a cross-functional team

If you are an entrepreneur or know of any entrepreneurs interested in this opportunity, you must submit the application by August 6, 2021. 

Due to the COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) outbreak, the Conquer Accelerator team has decided to continue the interview and onboarding process virtually with selected teams. Additionally, the program schedule is likely to start virtually. We will keep teams updated if there are any changes. 

Please let us know if you have any questions. We greatly appreciate your understanding and adaptability during this time.