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Program Overview

Twice a year, we run a three month Hardware & IoT Accelerator Program in Kochi, India. Our goal is to develop Kerala as the first destination for startups in India who want to develop IoT & Connected Hardware businesses. The Brinc program will provide comprehensive support to mid-stage startups that already have a working prototype and are ready to move to their design for manufacturing (DFM) phase.

Our Offer:

Receive up to USD $250,000 in exchange for
12.25% - 22.42% equity of your startup*

*The funding amount will be paid via a three gate payment tranche. As you progress through the accelerator program, more cash will be unlocked to help support you from product development to your first sale.

  • Gate 1 Tranche - USD $40,000

  • Gate 2 Tranche - USD $80,000

  • Gate 3 Tranche - USD $130,000

In addition to our funding, we provide mentorship, investor networking, a customized curriculum, technical onsite training, an international startup perks package, and on-going support to help get the early stages of your startup setup correctly.

Application Requirements:

  • The program is dedicated to only Indian startups.

  • Startup focused on creating a product that fits within one of our Hardware & IoT investment categories.

  • Must have a working prototype or show technical capabilities of being able to produce your product.

  • At least 2 co-founders with relevant industry experience.

  • Scalable business model with high growth potential.

Program Requirements:

  • Startups successfully accepted into our accelerator program will need to:

    • At least one member of the team needs to be in Kochi for the entire program.

For more information, read our Full India Hardware & IoT Program Overview & FAQs.

Applications are currently CLOSED. Sign up below to get notified when applications open.


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