The Founder Institute, the world’s largest pre-seed accelerator, announced today that it is officially launching its newest chapter in New Delhi. Based in Silicon Valley and with chapters across 200 cities, the Founder Institute provides high-potential entrepreneurs and teams with the devoted support network and structured growth process needed to get to traction and funding. Any aspiring entrepreneur or team interested in building an enduring technology in New Delhi is invited to apply to the New Delhi Virtual 2021 Founder Institute.
In an effort to ensure the health and safety of the program’s mentors, partners, and participants, this Founder Institute cohort will be held completely online, allowing anyone to build a business alongside some of New Delhi’s top entrepreneurs and investors from the comfort of home. The New Delhi Virtual 2021 Founder Institute will also host a series of free online startup events, where attendees can learn how to build a company and learn more about the program. See the full list of events here.
Leading the efforts to launch the Founder Institute in New Delhi are local startup leaders Anjali Malhotra (Founder & CEO, C_Xcel), Ish Anand (Founder CEO, Business Doctors India), Veerender Gupta (Chief Business and Technology Officer, DishTV India Limited).
In addition, many of the region’s top startup investors, founders, and executives have expressed interest in mentoring entrepreneurs in the program.
The Founder Institute New Delhi Virtual 2021 pre-seed accelerator program begins on Feb 01, 2022, and aspiring and early-stage entrepreneurs looking to build solutions for the future will have the opportunity to:
- Get constant feedback and regular office hours with 50+ New Delhi Mentors, investors, and entrepreneurs.
- Make quick progress on their business using a proven, structured process to get to traction and funding that has helped alumni build great products and raise over $1 billion in funding.
- Get fast-tracked to a suite of post-programs, including Funding Lab, to continue getting expert support for years to come.
- Expand their support network to include startup founders, CEOs, and investors from the Founder Institute’s global network of 5,000+ alumni and 20,000+ mentors across 200+ cities.
Anybody who is interested can apply to the New Delhi Virtual 2021 Founder Institute at , and those that apply by the Early Application Deadline (Nov 07, 2021) are eligible for reduced pricing.
The Founder Institute (FI.co) is the world’s largest pre-seed startup accelerator. In the program, early-stage entrepreneurs and teams build their business alongside a critical support network of startup experts that share equity in their success, and through a structured and challenging business-building process that has helped alumni raise over $1 billion. Leaders of the world’s fastest-growing startups have used the Founder Institute to raise funding, get into seed-accelerators, generate traction, recruit a team, build a product, transition from employee to entrepreneur, and more. Based in Silicon Valley and with chapters across 200 cities and 90 countries, the Founder Institute’s mission is to Globalize Silicon Valley and empower talented and motivated entrepreneurs to build companies that will create one million new jobs. The Founder Institute was founded in 2009 by Adeo Ressi and Jonathan Greechan. It is operated out of Palo Alto, California.