About this Program
Tarmac TX is a free acceleration program based in Austin, TX that fosters technology solutions addressing social and environmental issues. Through a partnership with 3M, Tarmac TX enables talented entrepreneurs to grow and amplify their impact. Tarmac TX is also a part of the INCO Network, the number one global collection of accelerators dedicated to green and social startups.
The Tarmac TX 2019 program is going GREEN! Our fourth cohort will be a Fall program beginning later in 2019. Early stage startups focusing on environmental, green, or sustainability problems are encouraged to apply.
Startups interested in joining Tarmac TX 2019 are encouraged to go to our website tarmactx.com and submit an application on Gust.com between March 1st, 2019 - June 30th, 2019.
Requirements for Applying:
- Startups must be early stage (formation to seed-funding stage), for-profit, and have a technology solution that focuses on sustainability in addressing issues that include; environment, water, food, energy, and climate change.
Requirements for the Program:
- Startups must be located in Austin, TX or willing to relocate here for the duration of the
- Founders must attend all required events and be engaged in the mentor program.
- Applications open March 1st, 2019 and close June 30th, 2019.
- Selected startups will be invited to present in front of a panel of judges and experts in a pitch
- Winners of the pitch-presentation event will be offered a spot in Tarmac TX 2019.
Benefits of Tarmac TX:
- Free 5 month green-tech focused program
- Coworking membership with Relay Coworking at the Center for Social Innovation in east
- Mentor program with 3M employees in Austin
- Access to local startup experts and experienced entrepreneurs
- Connections to people and organizations in the green-tech space within Austin
- Curriculum designed to help founders succeed
- A program and cohort dedicated to diversity and inclusion
- An international network through INCO, the #1 global collection of accelerators dedicated to
green and social startups.
- Engaged program alumni making an impact throughout Austin
Meet Tarmac TX staff, connect with current founders, and past alums, and learn more about the 2019 program at one of these info sessions:
May 6th 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Relay Coworking at the Center for Social Innovation
1023 Springdale Rd, Austin, TX 78721
Sign Up Here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tarmac-tx-2019-program-info-session-3-tickets-58390259839?aff=ebapi
Agriculture, Chemicals and Chemical Products, Clean Technology, Education, Food and Beverage