The iCatalysts summer accelerator is a rigorous 10-week program that bridges university affiliated startups to a commercial life. Our university partners offer our accelerator as a prize for their winning teams.
Our iCatalysts accelerator graduates have raised more than $150 million. Over 93% of these teams have launched businesses and are operating today. Our teams represent startups founded at 18 of the 20 top ranked US universities.
Investors who have participated include Accel Partners, Compass Technology Partners, Dow Chemical Company, Garage Technology Ventures, Kleiner Perkins, Intel Capital, Shell Technology Ventures and Waste Management, Inc.
“iCatalysts help and advice was absolutely invaluable to me during NVBOT’s fundraising efforts“. AJ Perez, Founder of NVBOTS, Acquired by Cincinnati Incorporated
Our iCatalysts capstone event, the Young Technology Leaders event, has been held at Stanford and Carnegie Mellon University.