(Applicants will be notified by July 2, 2018)
An accelerator program offering a diverse community, collaboration, and comprehensive tools that are essential for pushing your big idea into reality.
If selected, you will:
You will leave with clarity about next steps, a viable plan and resources to launch your idea to do good. DO GOOD X is also investing $10,000 into select ideas during our closing pitch event and yours could be one of them!
Applicants for the DO GOOD X Startup Accelerator should be:
$2000 for an individual working on an idea or a project. $1500 per person for teams of two or more people working on the same idea or project. (Limited scholarships are available. Teams are not eligible for scholarships.)
What does the cost include?
Week 1: Jump Start (Atlanta, GA) – September 10-13
An experience to help you answer the “why?” behind your idea, examine the social and financial alignment of your project idea through a theological and moral framework, help you clarify its value proposition, and guide you in developing a plan of execution. This program will arm you to jump start your idea!
Weeks 2-7: Path by Plywood (Online Curriculum) – September 17 – November 2
A 6-week collaborative online learning experience with your cohort to take your passion and idea and turn into good in the world. (Participants should plan to spend approximately 6 hours a week dedicated to this experience. There will also be a weekly 60-minute video call with the cohort.)
Week 8: Boot Camp & Pitch for Good (Atlanta, GA) – November 4-9
An intensive designed to provide a deeper dive into your idea and explore how to transform your idea into a viable business for social good. The gathering will end with a pitch event with mentors and potential funders present. You’ll discover:
You will also have the opportunity to be selected to receive an investment from DO GOOD X during Pitch for Good! We will be investing $10,000 into select ideas.
The cost includes lodging for Jump Start and Boot Camp and all meals for the duration of the program. Airfare or travel fees are not included in the cost.