Growth Academy: AI for Health

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Europe, Middle East, Africa - hybrid
3 months

A three-month program providing healthcare and wellbeing startups with essential growth skills, internationalization strategies, and Google tools & products to help them scale.

A man and two women standing around them, discussing.
Europe, Middle East, Africa - hybrid
3 months

Applications are now closed

About the program

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About the program

Google for Startups Growth Academy: AI for Health is a hybrid program dedicated to supporting high-potential startups using AI technology to grow and innovate responsibly in the healthcare and wellbeing industry.

Over three months of workshops, mentoring, and networking events, founders develop data-driven strategies for acquiring new customers and partnerships, innovate responsibly with emerging technologies, and expand to new markets.

The kick-off event in London and graduation session in Warsaw will be held in person.

Key benefits

  • Equity-free

    Three months of equity-free support, with access to Google products and resources.

  • Custom Mentorship

    Technical consulting and one-on-one support from Google mentors and AI experts.

  • Strategic Support

    Support on AI, company, and product strategy

  • Leadership training

    Hands-on leadership training designed to improve management skills.

  • Go Global

    Support from mentors and Google teams on new international opportunities, to expand your business to new markets.

  • Networking Opportunities

    Connect with VCs, industry leaders and fellow founders, and become a part of our alumni network.

Entry Criteria

Entry Criteria

  • Seed to Series A startups based in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa but looking to scale internationally.
  • Focused on leveraging AI to address health or wellbeing challenges.
  • Must have demonstrated traction, such as a clear track record of users and revenue.
  • Must have a scalable product or service, with both a significant total addressable market and a defensible growth model.

Key dates

  • May 24

    Applications Open

  • July 10

    Application Deadline

  • July - September

    Founder Interviews

  • September 25

    Cohort Announcement

  • September 27 - 28

    Kick-off (In-person)

  • December 6 - 7


Google for Startups connected us to amazing mentors and coaches, and we were able to meet amazing founders aspiring to change the world with their businesses.
Piotr Orzechowski
Founder of Infermedica

Advisory Board

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