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A 3-5 month acceleration program for startup companies working on products/services that advance one or more of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

About the program

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About the program

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The Google for Startups Accelerator: Sustainable Development Goals (GfSAS) is a 3-5 month program for startup companies working on products/services that advance one or more of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (UN SDGs).

The accelerator provides technical support to these companies, along with specialized training and mentorship on SDG partnerships, social impact measurement, leadership, and fundraising. We’re looking for companies that are taking a technical approach to solving some of humanity’s biggest challenges, with the vision for changing the world for the better.

Program benefits

Three months equity-free support

Mentoring from 20+ Google teams such as Android, Cloud, Machine Learning and Web

Access to Google's global network of industry experts and mentors

Partnership on an advanced technology project

Technical training on design, people, product and growth marketing

Support on high-level company and product strategy

Google product credits

Early access to new Google products and tools