Functions are open for Google for Startups Accelerator in Japan

Posted by Takuo Suzuki, Developer Relations Program Supervisor

image from a recent accelerator

The Google for Startups Accelerator helps founders throughout the globe resolve for necessary financial and societal challenges, whereas serving to them develop and scale their enterprise. As a result of continued success of this system all over the world, we’re happy to open up functions for our third Accelerator class in Japan, commencing January 2021. Functions will stay open till October 30, 2020.

This accelerator is designed for established startups throughout Japan utilizing know-how to assist resolve necessary social and environmental points, and that contribute to the Japanese economic system. This consists of (however isn’t restricted to) startups tackling:

Ageing society and declining workforce

Vitality, atmosphere, and sustainability

Rural revitalization

Medication, well being, and well-being


Range, inclusion, and social fairness

Google for Startups Accelerators present help to later-stage firms which have already launched their product, and have robust market-fit and potential to scale quickly sooner or later. Startups in this system profit from tailor-made Google mentorship, product recommendation & credit, technical workshops, and by getting linked to different founders, VCs, and business consultants.

Every collaborating startup chosen for the Google for Startups Accelerator program will be part of a 500+ firm alumni community of startups from all over the world, comparable to Selan, with their product Omister (Class #2 Japan), is bettering training & childcare in Japan by offering bilingual instructors for kids, and mDoc, (Class #1 Sustainability, Europe), a Nigerian startup serving to folks in West Africa with continual illnesses get therapy by way of their n app.

In abstract:

Appropriate for startups fixing for societal or environmental points in Japan

Software open: September 15, 2020

Software shut: October 30, 2020

Announcement of chosen startups: December 2020

Program runs from late-January 2021 to finish of April 2021 (deliberate)

Please discuss with the web site for additional info and to use.