Prepare Your New York Startup For Accelerators. Investment. Revenue.


Welcome to Startup Boost New York. Our ethos is to lead pre-seed stage startups towards Accelerators, Investment, and/or Revenue (AIR)

Boosting startup success in New York with no fee charged and no equity taken!

Startup Boost New York is part of a global tech startup pre accelerator program aimed at working with great early stage entrepreneurs to prepare them for accelerator programs, seed investment and revenue through a six week part time program.

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The 2020 Fall cohort applications close on 16th September 2020, at 11:59 PM.

City Organisers

Alice Kuo
Business Innovation Consultant, Startup Ecosystem Connector
Georgie-Ann Getton-Mckoy
CEO & Founder at Doer Labs

Startup Boost New York Ecosystem Partners Include

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New York Program


from recognized experts


to identify holes in the business and
 hone the startup’s story.


to help improve the startups impact.

Week 1: Induction

Meet your cohort, speakers, mentors and get a deep dive into what’s going to happen over the program and what you need to do to make the most from the program.

Week 2: Customer Development

Learn how to make the most of your time with customers and getting to the bottom of what they need from your startup and turn these lessons.

Week 3: Pitch And Presentation Skills

Get best practice tips on how to ensure your presentation and pitch skills communicate your company effectively, clearly and connect with your customers.

Week 4: Market Sizing

Understand how to breakdown markets to see how big your potential customer can be and start working on how to take the right steps in addressing this new business.

Week 5: Building Product that Matters

Hear from industry expert speakers on the factors that go into making products that your users and customers will care about to make your startup a necessary item for their everyday way of doing things.

Week 6: Venture Funding and Accelerators

Get insights into what role accelerators, seed and venture funding may play a role in the future of your startup and how best to deal with them at the right time for your business.

The summer entrepreneurship program will nurture and empower underserved Angeleno youth with the vision and the community to pursue their dreams.

Los Angeles Mayor, Eric Garcetti