Paris Techstars Accelerator opens applications

Feb 22, 2022

Paris Techstars Accelerator opens applications for the September Class 2022

Calling all changemakers: Are you an early-stage high-growth startup looking to build a better future? We are keen to work with companies in the energy, food, agriculture & land use, industry & manufacturing, transportation, waste management, water, and buildings sectors. They can relate to Climate tech, Cleantech, and the Circular economy. French, or be willing to settle in the French ecosystem to thrive globally.

The Paris Techstars Accelerator application is officially live, and we want to hear from you! Over the coming months, we will be meeting with hundreds of startups around France and Europe, building technologies for a better future, for the chance to participate in the second venture accelerator program of 2022 with a strong commitment towards ESG. 

Based in Paris, France, the hybrid program will take 12 startups to participate in Techstars 3 month acceleration program. Founders will be surrounded by resources, top international mentors, access to investors, and a hands-on support network. Additionally, each accepted 12 startups per class will benefit from up to $120k in funding.

If you are eager to learn more or know of a startup that would be a good fit, please reach out directly by setting up Office Hours, attending one of our events, or applying today

Key dates: 

  • Applications Open: February 22, 2022

  • Applications Close: May 11, 2022

  • Program Start: September 12, 2022

  • Demo Day: December 8th, 2022

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The Techstars worldwide network helps entrepreneurs succeed. We work with some of the best startups and corporations globally, including nineteen unicorns ($1 billion+ valuation), operating 46 accelerators in 37 cities in 17 countries. We have invested in 2,700+ companies with a $70B market cap and adding nearly 500 companies annually, making us the world's biggest seed investor. 

Today, our mission is to enable everyone on the planet to contribute to, and benefit from, entrepreneurs’ success. In addition to operating accelerators and venture funds, we connect startups, investors, corporations, and cities to help build thriving startup communities.

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