Climate Resilience Asia Pacific Accelerator


Miller Center’s Climate Resilience Asia Pacific Accelerator, supported by Chevron, offers 6 months of highly customized mentorship, programming and support. This Miller Center program offers many benefits to selected social entrepreneurs, including:

  • PROVEN PROGRAM. Experience Miller Center’s structured, proven curriculum that has helped over 1,000 social enterprises attain operational excellence and prepare for investment.
  • MENTORS. You will be accompanied by executive mentors with expertise in innovation and entrepreneurship who are your trusted advisors.
  • NO CHARGE. All Miller Center accelerator programs are offered at no charge to selected social enterprises.Click here to learn more about this program!

We Seek Social Enterprise Applicants Who:

Have an impact in one or more of the following six countries:

  • Bangladesh
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Philippines
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam

Are focusing on innovations that address the poor, who are suffering disproportionately from climate change in the areas of:

  • Energy– providing access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy
  • Water– ensuring availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation
  • Climate-Smart Agriculture– implementing sustainable food production systems and resilient agricultural practices to increase productivity and production


  • Are focused on creating social impact for people living in poverty
  • Lead a for profit, non-profit, or hybrid organization with a clear commitment to and a pathway toward an earned revenue model with the potential for scale
  • Have been in operation for one or more years
  • Have a minimum of US$50K in revenue
  • Have a minimum of 3+ FTE
  • Are willing to commit 3-6 hours per week to complete program deliverables and work with mentors online

Key Dates

  • Applications due – April 26, 2021
  • Selection and interviews – April 26 – May 28
  • Finalists selected – end of May
  • Online accelerator program commences – June 17
  • Online accelerator program ends – January 2022

Still not sure? Learn more here.


April 26, 2021
Program dates Jun 17, 2021 - Jan 14, 2022
Organizer Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship
Website Visit website
Targets Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam
Agribusiness, Agritech, Clean technology and energy, EdTech, HealthTech, Water, sanitation and hygiene
SDG (4)
5. Gender Equality, 6. Clean Water and Sanitation, 7. Affordable and Clean Energy, 8. Decent Work and Economic Growth


  • Jeff Pilisuk
    Jeff Pilisuk
    Director, Partnerships
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