The Most Highly-Qualified Beginners We Know
Each year GAN welcomes a select few Launch Accelerators into the network who we feel have a strong potential, with the help of the GAN community, to become a top accelerator and support the next wave of startups.
The Value of Being GAN
As a GAN Launch Accelerator, we connect you to:
- Best practices and exclusive access to industry data to help run your accelerator
- Access to international deal flow and promotion for your application and program dates
- An annual Managing Directors conference
- Discounts services and free perks for the startups going through your program
- A community of peers who are eager to provide support and advice
- Access to mentors and investors from around the world
What’s It Take to Be GAN?
The following is our program criteria for becoming a GAN Launch Accelerator:
- Terms Favorable to Entrepreneurs
Companies are not charged to join the accelerator program. You take a small equity stake (usually 6-8% in the U.S. and 8-10% non-U.S.).
You’re running a three-six month program.
You have anywhere between 40-80 mentors.
- Small Cohort Size
No more than 10-20 companies going through a program at a time.
- Physical Space
Physical space, internet, and desk/chair is provided to the entrepreneurs.
- Strong Management
You have staff who are usually entrepreneurs themselves.
- Early Success
You’ve run at least one successful program.
Think You Qualify?
We’d love to have you as part of this global community of highly-curated independent accelerators operating all over the globe to give startups the resources they need to thrive. If you think GAN is a perfect fit for you, please do get in touch.