Techstars Equitech Accelerator

This accelerator is for startups from any sector that are grounded in the values of diversity, led by founders from underestimated communities, or developing technologies that increase access and equity across society. In 2021 this program hopes to run in-person, dependent on COVID-19 conditions.

Baltimore, Maryland


  • May 10th, 2021 – Applications Open
  • Jul 28th, 2021 – Final Deadline
  • Nov 8th, 2021 – Accelerator Starts
  • Feb 17th, 2022 – Demo Day

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Techstars is the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed. Our 13 week mentorship-driven accelerator programs provide in-depth foundational content that prepares you to run your startup, plus strong mentoring relationships with experts in your industry and in all aspects of entrepreneurship. We truly set you up to #DoMoreFaster—participants often say that they accomplish more in these three months than they would in a year and a half, working on their own. Programs culminate with Demo Day: we prepare you thoroughly to give your best pitch to a room full of interested investors. Learn more about the benefits of an accelerator ( ), and read our FAQ (; for further details.

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Techstars Equitech Accelerator

Techstars Equitech Accelerator


July 28, 2021
Program dates Nov 8, 2021 - Feb 17, 2022
Organizer Techstars
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Africa, Antarctica Region, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Asia, Australia and New Zealand, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Europe, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Micronesia, Nicaragua, Northern America, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela
Sectors Sector agnostic