This is a wonderful new initiative from the Conveners.org(and partners) designed to serve as an easy to use resource for social entrepreneurs to find the right potential accelerator, fellowships & business plan competition programs around the world. We encourage others to share this widely. The initiative was also written up in Fast Company in this article
The Accelerator Selection Tool is a public resource designed to help social entrepreneurs and impact accelerators more easily navigate the rapidly expanding ecosystem of support organizations. Developed in collaboration with more than 10 organizations—and distributed by a network of partners who provide the tool as a free resource to their community—the Accelerator Selection Tool provides the most comprehensive listing of impact-focused accelerators, incubators, business plan competitions, and fellowship programs in the world. Scroll below to access the tool.
A collaboration between Conveners.org, Sphaera, ImpactSpace, and other network partners, the Accelerator Selection Tool maps the global impact accelerator landscape. The first aggregator of its kind, the tool helps social entrepreneurs easily find accelerator programs that best fit the need of their venture, while providing valuable social enterprise and market trend data to impact accelerators and investors. Use the below filters to search for impact accelerator programs around the globe.
If you are an impact accelerator, incubator, fellowship program, or business plan competition that would like to add your program to the Accelerator Selection Tool, please click here to create your profile in ImpactSpace’s database, which will autopopulate in this Accelerator Selection Tool.