Please submit this application by the deadline of midnight Wednesday, August 15, 2018.
VSJF takes confidentiality of applicant materials seriously. All documents submitted by applicants
will be kept confidential. Applications will be reviewed by Accel-VT staff at the Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund and some number of Advisory Board members. All Advisory Board members will have signed a confidentiality agreement with the VSJF prior to being given any applications to review.
Your Company’s Value Proposition
Describe how your customer uses your product or service. In particular:
Please describe your company’s traction to date. Include:
Please describe your company’s financial position.
How much capital have you raised to date (in US dollars) from each category of fundraising?
Please enter $0 if you have not raised any money in a category.
Why are you the team to win? What strengths does your team bring in making this company a
If available, please email us your company’s financial information (include 2 years
historical balance sheet, P&L, and cash flow, and 2-3 years of financial projections). Please note:
this information will be kept confidential. Email financial statements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can also email an existing pitch slide-deck, video link, drawings, etc. that you
think will help us understand your product/service and company better to email@example.com.
Part II of the ACCEL-VT application is a more in-depth look at your venture. In order to complete Part II,
please click the link (emory.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_dir9l33t4ptShNj), you will be transported to our data hosting site at Emory University to do so.
The Entrepreneurship Database Program (EDP) at Emory University, collects data from entrepreneurs
through a number of accelerator programs working around the world.1 The aim is to create a
longitudinal database to evaluate how entrepreneurs grow and how supporting accelerators influence
that growth. We appreciate your willingness to participate in this global research project!
Once this portion is complete, please return to this application and select “yes” from the options below.
Please note, Part II is required in order to be fully considered for the ACCEL-VT program. By completing
this full application, you will automatically be entered into a drawing for four (4) $5,000 unrestricted