Accelerating, Simplified

The Gust Accelerator Platform increases qualified applications, manages the application process, and makes your cohorts happy.

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Increase applications

Gust is the world’s largest network connecting the early stage ecosystem, with nearly ten thousand new founders joining every month from around the world. The Gust Accelerator Platform seamlessly gets your application in front of the right founders at the right time.

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Your application processes - all in one place

Manage all of your accelerators, programs, and applications from a single cloud-based dashboard. Experience our friendly, easy-to-use platform designed for the entire process - from application through evaluation.

Customizable Applications
Design each of your application forms to your specification.
Customizable Screening Process
Add custom evaluation stages and criteria.
Customizable Criteria
Specify custom evaluation criteria to meet your internal processes.
Unlimited Programs
Effortlessly expand as you launch new programs.
Unlimited Applications
Open as many applications as your programs demand.
Unlimited Evaluators
Invite as many team members and experts as needed.
Unlimited Entries
Receive thousands of applications, and grow with your program.
Send Feedback
Establish private Q&A sessions with founders and evaluators.

Integrates with your favorite tools

Automatically sync your applications on Gust with your existing tools. From Email Marketing to CRM, the Gust Accelerator Platform works with 500+ external services.

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Incorporation & Equity Management

By opening your accelerator program on Gust, your cohorts have access to Gust Launch, our new end to end incorporation and equity management solution for high-growth companies. Developed with the country’s leading law firms and seed investment funds, Gust Launch will prepare your cohorts for investment.

Incorporation as a Delaware C-Corporation
Online Company Formation
Federal Tax Identification Number (EIN)
Online Cap Table Management & Stock Issuances
Tax Compliance Monitoring and Legal Guidance
Gust is a Delaware Registered Agent

Benefits for your founders

Attracting and managing applications is just the beginning. The Gust Accelerator Platform has integrated benefits for your founders representing hundreds of thousands of dollars in acceleration support, in addition to seamless access to thousands of professional accredited investors, all of whom are eager for qualified startups.

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