Attention female entrepreneurs: Start-Up Chile is opening the application process for The S Factory

News, The S Factory

–       From December 3rd to the 23rd, startups from all over the globe will be invited to apply to Start-Up Chile The S Factory. Female leaders and entrepreneurs wanting to participate in the No. 1 accelerator in Latin America must go to https://www.startupchile.org//es/programs/the-s-factory and apply following the requirements and instructions.

–    The selected entrepreneurs will obtain an equity-free fund of 15K USD, a workspace and a pre-acceleration process to grow their businesses, among other benefits.

SANTIAGO, January 2018  –  From December 3rd, startups with less than 12 months of development and from any country around the globe may apply to be part of one of the largest entrepreneurial ecosystems in the world. 

The pre-acceleration program has a duration of 4 months, a period during which participants can share with other founders from more than 80 countries. The selected startups will receive $10 million Chilean pesos (USD $15,000 app). In addition, at the end of the program, the best startups will have the option to apply for another $6K USD to stay longer in the country.

The selected companies will get a complete pre-acceleration process, which includes mentoring, pitch training and workshops, among other activities. One of the key points of the program is that all foreigners also receive a work visa for one year, so they can grow their business from Chile.  

To apply, the startup must have been founded in the last 12 months, the main team must be 100% dedicated to the business and they should have a clear business idea. 

Entrepreneurs interested in Chile to go global should enter the Start-Up Chile website hthttps://www.startupchile.org//es/programs/the-s-factory/ and follow the requirements and instructions in order to apply.

The applications will be reviewed by experts in innovation, investors and entrepreneurs, as well as an Entrepreneurship Subcommittee in Corfo. The results of this application will be published on Friday, February 24th, 2018.

Information for entrepreneurs

On December 10th at 13:30 (GMT-3), a live webinar will be held, where all potential applicants will be given the opportunity to resolve their doubts directly with the Start-Up Chile team. Watch live on facebook.com/startupchile