Apply to the world’s first community-owned accelerator


Online Application

Apply online using our easy, streamlined process. Once submitted, you'll be updated every step of the way on the status of your application.

Decentralized Due Diligence

If your application meets the initial criteria, it will then go through a review process performed by industry experts within our community.


Receive Funding

Turn Around Time

If your application passes all of the stages of due diligence, you can expect a decision within 4-6 weeks. At which point, we'll contact you to join the next cohort.

Deal Terms

If accepted, the SG DAO will offer you a $100k investment for 5% on a post-money SAFE. We offer all of our portfolio companies the same terms.



Cohort Programming

Over the course of our 12 week program, you'll cover topics like product development, sales, marketing, and fundraising. Our mission is to help you succeed and our accelerator program paves the way.

Benefits of Startup Grind

In addition to the benefits of our 12 week accelerator program, you will also have the opportunity to be a part of the world largest startup community and our network of startups, founders, and investors.



Fundraising Help

Throughout the accelerator program, we focus on the best way to help your company raise. We'll help you refine your pitching strategy, build a better deck, and connect you with interested investors.

Demo Day

The 12 week program ends with a demo day for all cohort startups. We invite our network of institutional and angel investors to make sure all portfolio companies can raise at their best valuation.



Continuing On

SG DAO support doesn't end after demo day. We will continue to support you through our global startups community, local chapters, regional events, global conferences, and our network of startups, founders, and investors.

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The first community-owned accelerator

Join the world's largest startup community and be a part of the first community-backed, driven, and owned accelerator.