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Make fast progress on new ideas in an intensive, facilitated experience.

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Pakistan Agriculture Accelerator

Free

Develop the skills and tools to scale your agri business and its social impact.

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Accelerator

The Rockefeller Foundation-Acumen Student Social Enterprise Accelerator

Develop your idea for an innovative solution to a problem associated with poverty.

Free

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India Climate Resilient Agriculture Accelerator

Free

Learn to scale your business and bolster the climate resilience of smallholder farmers.

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Acumen Nonprofit Earned Income Accelerator

$2,500 per team

Incubate a revenue stream for your nonprofit alongside other innovators.

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Acumen and IKEA Social Entrepreneurship East Africa Accelerator (2020)

Free

Learn to scale your business with IKEA Social Entrepreneurship and Acumen.

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Accelerator

Acumen and IKEA Social Entrepreneurship East Africa Accelerator (2021)

Learn to scale your business with IKEA Social Entrepreneurship and Acumen.

Free

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What’s really exciting about being in an Accelerator is that you get to see what’s working and what’s not, quickly.”

Ayala Goldstein,

Community Partnerships Manager, California School Age Consortium

Refine your business model

Determine the best next steps to reach financial sustainability.

Accelerate your social impact

Change more lives, faster, by focusing on activities that work.

Gain valuable feedback

Tap into the expertise of peers—and Acumen—to solve problems in real-time.

Join a lasting community

Build meaningful relationships with a community of like-minded social innovators.

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