I am joining advisory board of The S Factory — Pre-Accelerator For Female Founders

I am thrilled to share that I accepted a role on Advisory Board for The S Factory.

This is a new, pre-seed accelerator for women founders launched by Startup Chile. You can read TechCrunch coverage of the launch.

Why The S Factory? To put it simply, the vision is to help more women founders build real businesses.

The program is backed by government of Chile, will run for 12 weeks and provide $16K USD equity free funding. The first-time women founders will learn all aspects of putting together the business, pitching and fundraising.

First program will run in September and will accept 10 – 15 female founded startups.

If you are a first time founder looking to apply, please email me at alex dot iskold at techstars.

You can learn more about The S Factory here and also please @TheSFactoryCL follow it on Twitter.

3 comments

  1. Hi Alex, have you all selected the fall techstars class and that’s why you’re offering this one now? Just curious.

    Thanks,

    Joy

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    1. Joy, thanks for the note. This is independent of Techstars.

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  2. I applied for the S factory, I’m crossing my fingers that I get into the program 🙂

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