Accelerator, Deshpande Startups Deshpande Foundation


To accelerate the growth of startups by providing them knowledge, tools, resources and
expertise – enabling them to build new market connections and skills to rapidly scale their ventures.

NIDHI Accelerator Program

About the Program:

Deshpande Startups has designed a unique market-focused accelerator program supported by NIDHI Accelerator, Department of Science and Technology, that focuses on enabling startups to be both, market and investment-ready. It is a 16-week cohort-driven, structured, high-touch market and investment-focused program for early-revenue stage and market-ready startups.

The program aims to deliver all necessary elements to accelerate growth, improve existing processes, create distribution channels, and explore new business opportunities and markets. It also involves intense mentoring, intervention in the area of constraint, and providing access to strategic resources to scale their business rapidly.

WeEnable Bharat Program

About the Program:

With the support of Govt of Karnataka, Deshpande Startups, Hubli has designed first of its kind Women accelerator program that focuses on enabling Women-led startups to be market & investment-ready. The Accelerator program is a 16-week cohort-driven, structured, high-touch market & investment-focused program for the early-revenue stage startups looking to accelerate their growth, improve existing processes & exploring new business opportunities.

General Guidelines & Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must be a Women-Led Early-stage startup or At least have one women Cofounder in the team.

How does it Work

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What are the requirements for application

Offerings - Accelerator Program

15 startups cohort, Accelerator
CEO Mentoring, Accelerator
Demo Day, Accelerator
Infrastructure Support, Accelerator

Investor Connect, Accelerator
Legal & Admin, Accelerator
Market Access, Accelerator
Market Expansion, Accelerator

Networking, Accelerator
Weekly sprint & Evaluation, Accelerator

How do you benefit

As an outcome of Accelerator Program, you will now have:


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We are located at

  Foundation For Sandboxstartup Initiatives, Next to International Airport, Gokul Road,
Opp. to Gokul Village, Hubballi, Karnataka, INDIA - 580030

Deshpande Startups


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