• Seedstars Growth Program

    January 2021

    We help startups with Product-Market Fit achieve scale



    DEADLINE: 23 October, 2020

  • Growth Program

    The Growth Program is a Virtual Three Month Post-Acceleration program focused on Growth.


    The program is designed to help startups build a Growth Team and implement a Growth Methodology in order to support scaling up the venture and raise Series A and beyond.


    We have mastered the technique of organising an entire acceleration program virtually. So, rather than taking you out of your market, we bring the expertise to you so that you may remain close to your customers and your team.

  • Process

    1. Application & Screening

    Applications are open until October 23, 2020, where startups that fit the criteria can submit their application.

    2. Selection

    The acceleration program team will conduct online and face-to-face interviews with the pre-selected startups before the final selection will be announced by end of November, 2020.


    3. Kick-off Webinars

    The Program kicks off with an intensive week of webinars with the main goal to define clear OKRs, setting up tools and building the foundation for growth.

    4. Growth Program

    The program runs for 12 weeks through a series of 12 modules focused on Growth and Series A fundraising through weekly 1:1 mentoring sessions and webinars with subject experts


    5. Post Growth Program

    After the end of the Growth Program, the team will evaluate your performance in order to decide on follow-on investments and additional support to help your startup grow.

  • Investment Deal


    Initial investment


    $30,000 cash + $20,000 program fee

    up to $100,000 In-kind services & perks

    Services provided by Microsoft, Intel, Hubspot, Rebump, Segment, Evernote, Xero, UpWork etc.

    Up to $500,000 Follow-On Investment

    Consideration for a follow on investment from Seedstars and its global investor network.

  • Program Criteria

    Achieved Product-Market Fit

    • Post-Revenue
    • Verified Business Model
    • Profitable Unit Economics
    • Ready to invest in Growth

    Operating in a High-Impact sector

    • Financial Services
    • Health
    • Agriculture
    • Education
    • Government
    • Energy
    • Real Estate
    • Retail
  • Testimonials

    Here's what a few of previous participants have to say about the program

  • Edves, Nigeria

    “Prior to the Growth program we were making decision based on our gut. Through the program we realized the value of data and it is helping us make better decisions.” - Dare Abedeyo, Founder & COO

    Jamii, Tanzania

    “Being introduced by Seedstars to the CEO of one of Africa’s top telcos has led to a pilot collaboration and cross border expansion. A tangible and valuable service.” - Lilian Makoi, Founder & CEO

    Ultracasas, Bolivia

    “The biggest value added was the constant support from the Growth Mentors to every question and necessity. The methodology helped us organize better and understand better what are we pursuing.” - Carlos Jordan, Founder & CEO

  • Growth Program until now

    55 Startups

    We have already run 4 batches of the program, accelerating 46 startups.

    61% Follow-on

    61% of our startups raised follow-on funding after the program

    83% NPS

    100% of our past participants would recommend the growth program to a friend or colleague

    $300k - $1.2M Avg. Round

    On average, our startups raised between $300k and $1.2M after participating in the program.

  • Portfolio


    Nigeria, HealthTech

    Joonaak Delivery

    Cambodia, Logistics


    Peru, FinTech


    Saudi Arabia, EdTech


    Ghana, AgriTech


    Bangladesh, TravelTech


    Bolivia, PropTech

    At home doc

    Qatar, HealthTech

  • and 47 other startups from 18 countries

  • Team

    Program Manager


    Growth Lead in Residence


    Chief Investment Officer


    Investment Associate


    Investment Analyst


    VP of Growth

    Jamber Inc.

    Senior Partner

    Stealth Startup

    Growth Advisor

    JAJA Growth

    Growth Director

    Attwell Baking Company

    Africa Fund Manager

    Norrsken VC

  • DEADLINE: 23 October, 2020

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