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The application process has been streamlined to 10 easy steps that will make you investment ready. You can apply at any time and each step should take no more than 5-10 minutes if your materials are prepared. Applications are processed on a rolling basis. You will be notified upon successful completion of each step. For details on each step, visit the toolkit.

WHO SHOULD APPLY:

Early-stage companies from a range of industries: LEARN MORE.

THE PROCESS:


FLASHSTARTS ACCELERATOR:

Flashstarts uses the Cleveland200 portal to process all the Accelerator applications.

Selected companies will receive:

$50,000 initial capital  //  Intense 12 week Accelerator  //  Free Office Space  //  Mentorship  //  Access to Professional Services  //  Intern/Freelance Support  //  Connections to Funders  //  Fundraising Support Post-Accelerator   //  AND… Select companies will receive a 2nd round of investment from Flashstarts.