Outdoor startups have until Thursday, Nov. 15 to submit applications for the Telluride Venture Accelerator’s (TVA) entrepreneur in-residence program, which awards $30,000 in seed capital and $8,000 toward transportation and lodging needed to participate in the six-month mentoring program.
TVA will announce winners in early January, 2013 and those winners will reside in Telluride from Feb. 1- July 30, 2013, when they will deliver a final investor presentation to angel and VC investors.
TVA will prioritize applications from companies producing cutting-edge technological products and services such as software, mobile, apps, and hardware in the areas of outdoor recreation, tourism, natural products, health and energy, water and education.
In addition to the $30,000 and $8,000 transportation and lodging allowance, winners will gain access to TVA mentors; recently remodeled co-working space in the beautiful Peaks Resort; meeting spaces; reliable, high-speed internet, and specific perks worth approximately $100,000. 3D printers may also be available. For more information, please visit http://www.tellurideva.com/our-program/.