Applications Now Open for Conquer Accelerator

By Amanda Lewan on November 19th, 2016 / Comments

Startups can now apply to Michigan State University’s summer business accelerator tailored for getting through the early stages of entrepreneurship.

Last summer, Conquer Accelerator worked with six teams across its 10-week program. In For Summer 2017a new cohort of five startup businesses will be accepted. The startups do not have to be studen-run. Applications are open online today.

Designed to help both startups and established companies overcome business hurdles, Conquer emphasizes smart planning and growth, extensive mentorship from an experienced bench of professionals, and structured educational components.

The Elements

  1. Investment of $20,000 in exchange for 5% equity
  2. Space to innovate and work collaboratively
  3. Mentorship from experts in marketing, sales, supply chain, manufacturing, and more
  4. Resources including legal advice, access to a broad MSU alumni network, market data, and development assistance

Learn more about the program here today.

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Amanda Lewan

Amanda Lewan

Editor @michipreneur. Co-founder Bamboo Detroit. Follow me @Amanda_Jenn. I love telling the story of entrepreneurs and innovators.