The Impact Accelerator is a 4-month program designed to provide entrepreneurs with access to the knowledge, networks, and resources they need to grow their businesses and their impact. Our program focuses on connecting you to early stage customers and industry-specific experts and mentors, and on providing you with coaching along important start-up milestones.

The Impact Accelerator was recently a winner of the U.S. Small Business Administration Growth Accelerator Competition, and was the only Connecticut accelerator to receive the award in 2015.

 

What We Offer

The program takes place over the course of 4 months, and is designed for flexibility. Participants attend 4 summits, built to cover core components of start-up development through a combined curriculum of seminars, panel discussions, and hands-on workshops. In addition, reSET offers dozens of optional workshops which cover a diverse range of topics related to business and social enterprise. The program also features numerous structured and unstructured opportunities to work with mentors and advisors from reSET’s network.

The quality of your network is vital to the success of your venture. Through our accelerator, you’ll have access to hundreds of mentors, potential funders, industry experts, peers, and business professionals. We also actively leverage our network to connect you to early stage customer

We provide access to our coworking space, all of our events for 1 year, and full immersion into our vibrant and innovative community. Our coworking space provides vital back-end infrastructure, including office amenities, as well as access to a suite of free expert office hours in tech, accounting, legal, marketing, and economic development.

Through a structured cohort experience, you will get the chance to immerse yourself in a collaborative peer environment. Problem solve with fellow entrepreneurs in a think-tank setting, designed to harness the collective creativity and expertise of the entire cohort.

The quality of your network is vital to the success of your venture. Through our accelerator, you’ll have access to hundreds of mentors, potential funders, industry experts, peers, and business professionals. We also actively leverage our network to connect you to early stage customer

We provide access to our coworking space, all of our events for 1 year, and full immersion into our vibrant and innovative community. Our coworking space provides vital back-end infrastructure, including office amenities, as well as access to a suite of free expert office hours in tech, accounting, legal, marketing, and economic development.

Through a structured cohort experience, you will get the chance to immerse yourself in a collaborative peer environment. Problem solve with fellow entrepreneurs in a think-tank setting, designed to harness the collective creativity and expertise of the entire cohort.

Apply

Applications for the Winter, 2017 Accelerator are closed at this time.


Applications are currently open for the Summer, 2017 Accelerator, scheduled to run from June to September.  Click here to apply. 

We will be holding information sessions in April and May for potential applicants. Fill out the Request More Information form to be notified about these sessions.

Orientation and Kick-off Night   –   January 12th

Summit I  –  January 20th, 21st

Summit II  –  February 24th, 25th

Summit III  –  March 24th, 25th

Summit IV  –  April 21st, 22nd

Venture Showcase  –  May 18th

 

Interested in participating in our next Impact Accelerator cohort? Sign up for updates and we’ll let you know when we will be holding information sessions!

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Applications for the Winter, 2017 Accelerator are closed at this time.


Applications are currently open for the Summer, 2017 Accelerator, scheduled to run from June to September.  Click here to apply. 

We will be holding information sessions in April and May for potential applicants. Fill out the Request More Information form to be notified about these sessions.

Orientation and Kick-off Night   –   January 12th

Summit I  –  January 20th, 21st

Summit II  –  February 24th, 25th

Summit III  –  March 24th, 25th

Summit IV  –  April 21st, 22nd

Venture Showcase  –  May 18th

 

Interested in participating in our next Impact Accelerator cohort? Sign up for updates and we’ll let you know when we will be holding information sessions!

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