Google opens applications for their accelerator programs for Black and women founders. Applications for Google’s Black Founders program are open until July 9, while applications for its Women Founders accelerator are open until July 19.
Both Black Founders and Women Founders will be a 10-week digital accelerator program for high potential Seed to Series A tech startups based in North America.
These programs are part of Google’s effort to support entrepreneurs from underrepresented communities. This is the second year the Women Founders accelerator has been open to Canadian startups, while it is the first year the Black Founders accelerator is available to Canada-based applicants.