10
Weeks
20000
Potential Investment
50
Mentors

Identify your customer,
find product market fit,
and grow your user base.

During the ten weeks of intense curriculum, Lumos will bring in a wide variety of 50+ mentors focused on marketing, product design, mobile, development, user testing, sales, and more. Make your startup the next disruptive company.

Accelerator Class 1

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Requirements

Are you what we’re looking for?

Early stage startup company

Customer or pre-customer stage

Be close to or have MVP

Minimum of 2 team members

While we welcome all variety of company types to apply, we are also seeking companies that leverage the thriving industries in our city.
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Dates

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Application Period


Jan 16—Apr 3

Program Starts


May 15

Program Length


10 Weeks

Accelerator Applications Closed

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Features

What you get

Investment

  • 10-15 teams will be accepted into the program
  • Teams will receive up to $20k investment and up to $200k of in-kind services
  • Potential follow-on funding from the Lumos Innovation Fund

Perks

  • Access to free space for six months
  • Access to development services for prototyping
  • Weekly ‘how to’ workshops on marketing, design, development, or investment

Networking

  • Introductions to local angel investors and early stage funding
  • Connect with Lumos Corporate connections
  • Surrounded by the best growing startups in Columbus

Thank you to our accelerator sponsors: