Summer 2009 Programs for Startups

The following programs are for those interested in jumpstarting their companies this summer with money, advice, contacts, and everything that comes with being around other entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, executives, etc.. Please click on the links to indivual programs to see their requirements, procedures, deadlines and details.

Location: Menlo Park, CA

Funding: $5,000 to company + $10,000 to each team member - no stake

Application Deadline: April 3, 2009

Location: Lexington, MA or Menlo Park, CA

Funding: Single Person: $7,500; Else: $15,000 - no stake

Application Deadline: April 9, 2009

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Funding: Between $10,000 and $25,000 in exchange for 4%-8% stake

Application Deadline: March 15, 2009

Location: Mountain View, CA

Funding: $5,000 + $5,000n where n=number of founders in exchange for 2%-10% stake

Application Deadline: March 18, 2009

Location: Boston, MA or Boulder, CO

Funding: $6,000/founder - Up to $18,000 for 6% equity stake

Application Deadline: March 21, 2009

Location: Sunnyvale, CA

Funding: Up to $20,000 in exchange for small stake

Application Deadline: Accepted on a Rolling Basis

Location: Washington, DC

Funding: Up to $20,000 in exchange for 6% stake

Application Deadline: March 16, 2009

Location: Austin, TX

Funding: $20,000 cash + $20,000 free stuff for 5% stake

Application Deadline: March 27, 2009

Location: Atlanta, GA

Funding: $5,000 per team and $5,000 per founder, in exchange for 5% - 10% stake

Application Deadline: April 10, 2009