C5 Accelerate offers an eight-week program in Washington, D.C. providing intensive mentorship and training with particular emphasis on cloud technology. We work to help talented startups and nonprofits scale rapidly and sustainably.

We target startups that use cloud enabled technology to drive sustainable impact. Our next cohort will be focused on cyber security and stability. Our program embraces diversity and inclusivity.

Program Requirements

We’re looking for early stage startups that are ready to scale on the cloud. Ideal applicants include a strong founding team, an innovative solution, and an impact focus related to our core innovation themes. As part of program participation, C5 Accelerate invests $25,000 for a 5% equity stake in each participating company.