THE KEY COMPONENTS
OF THE PROGRAM
ACCESS TO NETWORK
Guidance to build relevant
partnerships for market validation
and access to networks
Support in receiving local and EU
grants and connecting with local
as well as US- and EU-based angels and VCs
ACCESS TO ACCELERATORS
Guidance and coaching to apply to regional and global accelerators
Financial and legal support,
legal council, financial and
Silicon Valley tracking tools helping startups to track their everyday progress towards value creation and eﬃciency of distribution channels
Individual work with the teams by the Academy instructors and entrepreneurial assistants, as well as pairing with foreign and local mentors
Armenia Startup Academy is a 12-week pre-acceleration program designed to guide tech companies/teams through the process of customer development using advanced tracking methodologies and instruments. Upon graduation, the teams have practical understanding of market context for their products and practical steps for the next 6 months. Program culminates with a Demo Day, where startups present their solutions to the investors, community and general audience.
CURRICULUM AND TRAINING
Providing practical knowledge, tech architecture coaching, and weekly lectures, workshops, guest-speaker talks about the main topics:
IP & Legal
WHO CAN APPLY?
Early-stage for-profit tech startups
Strong teams with complementary skills
Startups with scalability potential
Teams who want to acquire hands-on experience
The whole educational process takes place at Hero House.
It is the space where the atmosphere of excellence, integrity, friendship, hard work, and fun nurture teams capable of global success.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is Armenia Startup Academy?
Armenia Startup Academy is a pre-acceleration program designed to guide tech startups and teams working on innovative ideas and products through the process of customer development using advanced tracking methodologies and instruments. Participants will attend weekly lectures on various topics and work on their go-to-market strategy and explore opportunities to enter foreign accelerators in their target markets.
What types of companies are best suited for Armenia Startup Academy?
When is the program?
How long is the program?
What resources and opportunities will be provided during the program?
Which topics will be covered during the program?
The program includes weekly lectures, workshops and guest-speaker talks about the following topics:
What happens after the program?
Where is Armenia Startup Academy?
Armenia Startup Academy is based in Hero House, a tech and entrepreneurship hub in the center of Yerevan.
How much your services cost?
Participation of startups is free of charge. If you have a promising idea and a competent and dedicated team to walk the path, we are here to help you speed up your journey!