The Boomtown Farm Accelerator, sponsored by Comcast NBCUniversal, puts startups in the heart of Atlanta’s thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem.
1 Jul 2018
$20,000 in cash (intended for use as a stipend during the 12 weeks)
Over $1.7 million in discounts and perks
A personalized curriculum
Strategic staff support
To pitch on Demo Day
Office space and amenities
Alumni status and Exposure to potential customers
These are provided in exchange for 6% common stock equity (which doesn’t count as a funding round and thus doesn’t affect your valuation).
OTHER KEY DATES
August 20, 2018: Start Date
November 9, 2018: Demo Day
Boomtown reviews applications on a rolling basis. The earlier you apply, the better.
The Farm accelerator runs twice per year.
Note that while some organisers may accept applications from all around the world, you may still be required to travel to the host country in order to take part in the later stages of a competition for instance, or you may be required to live there for a period of time to take part in a funded programme (e.g. scholarship, incubator, accelerator).