International Accelerator Open Enrollment

Jan 1 - Dec 31 | Austin, TX, US
IA focuses solely on non-U.S. citizen founder startups.

About this Program

We take international startup provide access to seed funding, quality mentors, and unique time-saving services you need to startup in the United States.

In a few words: IA is focused solely on investing in companies with foreign-born founders (born outside of the U.S.). We provide access to seed funding, quality mentors, and services you need to start up in the United States.

We are more than an accelerator program; IA is a trusted co-founder of your stateside venture. We are dedicated to helping non-U.S. citizen entrepreneurs set up their U.S. company, give it an “American look and feel,” and lay a sturdy foundation to build a global business.

Our experienced team leverages years of international business, design, and entrepreneurial expertise, as well as access to industry experts, active investors and potential customers.

At IA, our goal is to bring startups in and send them out with impressive products and the capability to stand on their own feet. Being entrepreneurs ourselves, we clearly know the hardships and worries all you have. We make small investments in return for small stakes. Apart from money, we are always here to give the help customized for you, so you can focus on your product and leave the rest to us.

Funding Information

  • Funds up to $500k per team
  • Takes up to 15.0% equity
  • Accepts 10 companies


Biotechnology, Education, Electronics / Instrumentation, Fintech, Gaming + 7 more