Now is the Time to Build Your FoodTech or AgTech Startup

Apply to Founder Institute to get a global support network, industry expertise and a structured program to get your startup to growth

See other FI Chapters
Fully Virtual
Program Dates
Oct 16, 2024 Feb 12, 2025
Early Deadline
Jun 23, 2024
Early Entrance Fee
$299 $399
zoom bg Image

The Core Experience

You don't have to do it alone. Alongside other like-minded entrepreneurs, you will build your business in a structured, proven process.

Critical Support Network

Join an Equity Collective of industry experts, startup mentors and fellow founders that are invested in your success.
Get access to a lifetime of support, partners and follow-up programs that far exceeds any comparable program.

Structure and Focus

Know what to work on, and when, with our proven business-building sprints and structured process.
Build a company with impact by leveraging the world's largest network of startup founders, industry experts and mentors.

Challenging Program

Less than 40% of Founders make it through the program because we challenge you to get better every step of the way.
Get fast-tracked to our Funding Lab program and Virtual Demo Days, giving you the best chance to get funding.

Session Calendar

Below are the dates for the upcoming program

Oct 09, 2024
07:00pm EEST
Accelerator Kickoff
Oct 16, 2024
07:00pm EEST
Vision & Mission
Oct 23, 2024
07:00pm EEST
View Full curriculum

Featured Grad

FI Grad Company

From our Silicon Valley chapter, Udemy is the global leader in online learning, with nearly 200,000 courses. The company went public on the NASDAQ in October 2021, raising $421 million.

FI Grad

The real question is: can the Founder Institute be game-changing for your business? The answer is yes. Without FI, Udemy may have never raised any money.

Gagan Biyani
Udemy (IPO, 2021)

Join an Online Information Session

Sign up for an upcoming info session to learn more and chat with our team. There are several sessions per week across most time zones.

FI Partners

Get special deals and support worth over $3 million from top support organizations and partners.

Connect with us

Have any questions?


or Apply with
Already Have an Account?

The Founder Institute is the world’s most proven network to turn ideas into fundable startups, and startups into global businesses. Since 2009, our structured accelerator programs have helped over 7,000 entrepreneurs raise over $1.75BN in funding. Based in Silicon Valley and with chapters across 100 countries, our mission is to empower communities of talented and motivated people to build impactful technology companies worldwide.

Copyright © 2024, Founder Institute, Inc. All Rights Reserved