Katapult Accelerator starting July 31st in Oslo, Norway is looking for global startups making a positive impact in their societies using technology as the key driver for change. The startups stand a chance to raise $100,0000 in funding after a 3-month fast paced, hands on accelerator program to help scale their business globally.
The Katapult Accelerator also will give them access to a global network of leading thematic mentors, dedicated expertise to unleash potential of AI in their business and access to further capital and investors to support their companies. Applications are due by May 31, 2017, and the program will start on July 31, 2017, in Oslo, Norway.
“You’ll receive up to $100,000 USD investment into your company as part of the program in exchange for 8% equity. The program runs for 3 months with selected companies having the opportunity to do a 1 month follow-up program in NY,” said the organizers about their move to support companies that do good but also generate significant financial value to allow them to be more sustainable, expand their reach, and attract investor capital.
Katapult Accelerator is looking for startups in environmental conservation, clean energy, resource efficiency and transportation, Smart Cities, Circular Economy, Ocean and Land Use, Societal Domains, Food and Water, Education, Health, Diversity, Inclusion, and Democracy, Thriving Communities and Collaboration, Exponential Technologies, AI, Blockchain, VR/AR and IoT among others.