Underestimated founders exemplify grit. They do more with less. Diverse teams have stronger business outcomes and more innovative ideas.
Startups don't succeed in isolation. Companies need strong local ecosystems to start, and strong global networks to grow.
Representation matters because everyone deserves the chance to succeed. We're working to create a future where success is shared by founders, their teams, their investors, and their local communities.
$100k USD capital in exchange for 5% equity.
Invaluable content from experienced entrepreneurs, investors, operators, global executives, and leaders from prestigious educational institutions.
Support from cohort founders, city teams, and access to the Backstage network.
Free city co-work space during the 3-month program.