Accelerating, Simplified

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

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.

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.

Incorporation & Equity Management

By opening your accelerator program on Gust, your cohorts have access to Gust Launch, our platform for entrepreneurs to incorporate, run, and grow high-growth companies. Designed by experienced startup founders, investors, and lawyers, Gust Launch will help your cohorts start and run companies optimized for investment.


Incorporation & Formation as a Delaware C-Corporation
Federal Tax Identification Number (EIN)
Online Cap Table Management & Stock Issuances
Expense Tracking Tools


Introductions & Monthly Credits for Top Law Firms
Founder IP Agreements
SAFEs and Convertible Notes
AWS Credits & More Partner Discounts


Equity Incentive Plan
Employee Stock Options
409A Valuations
Revenue & Payroll Accounting