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St. Louis Organizations Join Forces To Promote Entrepreneurs
Area leaders combine resources to enlist and build local startups.
The winner of go!-celerator’
The go!-celerator winner receives $50,000 worth of resources including one year of free housing, office space and mentoring. Last year’s winner was HCP United, a technology startup that caters to private practice health care professionals. The company has grown from $40,000 to more than $300,000 in annual revenue.
Arch Grants will award a $50,000 grant without requiring equity in return. The company has awarded 35 grants totaling more than $1.9 million since its launch in 2012. This year’s submission deadline is Feb. 21, 2014.
Capital Innovators invests $50,000 in five businesses biannually. In addition to funding, Capital Innovators provides an intensive 12-week accelerator program that includes mentorship and investor introductions.
“This is the first time these organizations have collaborated, so it’s an exciting experiment,”
For further details, call Derek Weber at (314) 754-8712 or visit the website at www.gocelerator.org. to submit an application. Arch Grants’ application form and details are at www.archgrants.com/