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Start-Up Chile announces 15 startups for 2020 Growth accelerator

Contxto – StartUp Chile announced its first generation of companies for its “Growth” accelerator. Launched in July of this year, the program aims to help more mature startups in Chile scale.  Besides mentoring and networking opportunities throughout the 12-month acceleration, selected startups are eligible to raise up to CLP$60 million (~US$77,000) in funding. For its […]

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Start-Up Chile’s new Growth accelerator will offer US$100,000 in funding

Contxto – If you’re a startup, funding opportunities exist… if you know where to look. Have you tried the southern cone of Latam recently? Start-Up Chile (SUP) announced it’s launching “Growth,” a new program for more consolidated startups. Through it, select companies are eligible to receive up to CLP$75 million (~US$100,000) in equity-free funding as […]

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Sebastián Díaz steps down as Start-Up Chile’s Director, but why?

[wd_hustle id=”InArticleOptin” type=”embedded”/] Contxto – Start-Up (SUP) Chile, a major government-funded accelerator, raised a lot of eyebrows last week. The SUP’s overseeing body, the Corporation for the Promotion of Production or Corfo, announced its request that the accelerator’s Director, Sebastián Díaz, step down from his role as head of the organization. While no details were […]

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Start-Up Chile invites Argentine foodtech Simpleat to bring frozen meals next door

Contxto – For many emergent companies, participating in Start-Up Chile entails new markets and regional expansion. Known for its frozen meals, at least this is what the Argentine foodtech Simpleat intends to achieve following its admission into the prestigious accelerator.  With Colombian origins and frozen meals available in Argentina, Start-Up Chile recently invited Simpleat to […]

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Start-Up Chile seeks female entrepreneurs for S Factory accelerator

Contxto – Renowned Start-Up Chile wants to assist female entrepreneurs in turning their business ideas into reality. To accomplish this, the group is actively seeking women founders to participate in its four-month-long pre-acceleration program, S Factory.   In Summary The purpose of this 10th annual accelerator event is to allure foreign entrepreneurs with high-impact projects […]

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Start-Up Chile to Open the Application Process for its Next Seed Generation

One of the top acceleration programs in the world. Panagiotis Markantonatos, Saint Startup Co-founder Contxto – The renowned accelerator, Start-up Chile, launched a call for the next Seed generation startups to submit their application, from January 24th to February 14th. The program, which starts on February 5th, will last 6 months and its aim is […]