Required questions are marked with a
  1. Company name
  2. Company URL
  3. Where are you based?
  4. What is your status of your startup now?
  5. Describe what your company does in less than 140 characters
  6. What's the customer pain you're addressing?
    If there's no customer pain, there's no market opportunity. In this section focus on explaining why life is difficult for your target customer.
  7. In more detail, what will your company do or make? What's new, interesting, or unique about what your product/solution?
  8. How big is the market?
    Do a little research.
  9. What geographies are you targeting?
    Cities, countries, regions, etc. Whatever makes sense for your business.
  10. Who are (or will be) your competitors? How will you differentiate?
    Competition always exists, whether direct, indirect or in the form of substitutes.
  11. How will your business make money?
  12. What technologies are you using?
    ex: Ruby, Python, MySQL, Open Source, etc.
  13. If applicable, how many lines of code have already been written?
  14. Slide deck URL (optional)
    In case you already have one. Not required.
  15. Business video - please provide a URL to a video < 3 minutes long which best describes your business. Production value is not important, it can be quick and dirty. This is required.
    URL from Youtube, Vimeo, etc.
  16. If a password or other information is needed to access the video, please provide it here.
  17. Team video - please provide a URL to a video < 3 minutes long which best describes your team. Production value is not important, it can be quick and dirty. This is required.
    URL from Youtube, Vimeo, etc.
  18. If a password or other information is needed to access the video, please provide it here.
  19. Your name
  20. Age
  21. Email
  22. Phone number
  23. Twitter account
  24. Skype username
  25. If you've already started working on your company, when did you start?
  26. Have you already incorporated/registered your business? If yes, where?
  27. Do any founders have commitments in the future (e.g. finishing college, going to grad school)? If so, what?
  28. Have any of your founders tried creating a startup in the past? If yes, which ones?
  29. How many co-founders are you?
  30. We require all of the co-founders to live the UAE for the duration of the 3 month program. Are all co-founders able to meet this requirement?
      Yes   No   Other
  31. Tell us about each founder including their role, skills, education level, universities, past companies, past projects. Include any additional information that indicates a high level of ability.
    Include links to LinkedIn & GitHub profiles if available. Don't be afraid to show off!
  32. How long have the founders known one another and how did you meet? Have any of the founders not met in person?
  33. What are some things that the team (or its members) have built in the past? Please include URLs.
    We're looking for evidence of ability to execute.
  34. Anything else you think we should know (optional)
  35. What is your next hire or addition to the team, and how will you find them?
  36. What's been the biggest surprise thus far in working on your company?
  37. Please provide information on money the company has already raised, and any information on fundraising plans for the future.
  38. Please describe current progress or traction. Include customers, user metrics, revenue, or any other indicators of progress.
  39. How did you hear about SeedStartup? Please be specific.
  40. Please list any SeedStartup mentors or past founders that you know personally (if any).
  41. Are you applying to any other accelerators? If so, which ones?
  42. Why are you applying to SeedStartup and what do you want to achieve by going through the program?
  43. Why should we choose your company?