GATEWAY ACCELERATE

Creating Pathways for International Entrepreneurs to Accelerate Businesses in St. Louis by providing the support and resources they need to be successful, and assisting in the cap-exempt H-1B visa application process.

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GATEWAY ACCELERATE

Creating Pathways for International Entrepreneurs to Accelerate Businesses in St. Louis.

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Benefits for Entrepreneurs

Assistance in the cap-exempt H-1B visas application process.

Enrollment in 12-week intensive entrepreneur boot-camp

Access to office amenities, support services, and more for up to 18 months.

Opportunities for mentorships, networking and access to capital.

HOW WE WORK

As the collaborative arm of UMSL Accelerate, Gateway Accelerate facilitates entrepreneurial growth in the St. Louis region by attracting entrepreneurs from around the world to St. Louis to contribute their expertise to the mission of UMSL through our International Accelerator. The program focuses on fostering collaboration between existing organizations in the St. Louis Region with the united goal of attracting technologies and founding companies to the market through collaboration, capital formation and mentorship.

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Partners

Cohorts Per Year

Up to Entreprenuers Per Cohort

Important Dates to Know

 

September 15, 2016

Call for Applications Opens

November 18, 2016

Call for Applications Closes

December 1, 2016

Announcement of Winners

April 1, 2017

First Cohort Begins