Startup Incubator Program

A no cost, no equity virtual program with expert training, mentorship and community to help grow and scale 10 awesome startups. 

Startup Week Incubator Program

Get ready for something new

Our Startup San Diego Incubator, in collaboration with Techstars Anywhere, will culminate with a Demo showcase at the end of October. Ryan Kuder, Managing Director of Techstars Anywhere virtual accelerator has been instrumental in supporting Startup San Diego bring this program to our local community. We’ll be working with 10 companies throughout the program at no cost and no equity to provide expert training, mentorship, and community to help grow and scale their startups.

Apply by Sunday, July 31st, 11:59 pm PDT

Surrounded by experts

We have “Incubator Commanders” joining us from companies like Silicon Valley Bank, Pillsbury, GoFundMe, PetDesk, Hubspot, and Move the Needle to name a few. Our Startup San Diego Entrepreneurs-in-Residence will be serving as “Mission Specialists” to support the 10 companies throughout their incubator journey. It is the goal to be able to incubate this class of entrepreneurs throughout the program and drive connections, exposure, and warm landings to ecosystem partners, support organizations, accelerators, and investment opportunities.

Startup Week Incubator Awards

Why should you care?

Our primary goals for the demo showcase are to have the companies gain exposure and put them in front of investors if they are raising a round of funding. We invite a bunch of VCs and angel investors to attend the showcase in addition to the greater San Diego startup community.

Alumni Incubator Commanders

Brant Cooper

Brant Cooper

Author/Speaker at Disruption Proof

Breanne Acio

Breanne Sekr

CEO and Founder at Sekr

David Mandell

David Mandell

Co-founder and Managing Director at Massive

Josh Sturgeon

Josh Sturgeon

Co-founder at EmberTribe

Martin Bridges

Martin Bridges

Consulting Manager at Pillsbury Law

Melani Gordon

Melani Gordon

Investment Principal at Techstars Anywhere

Nora Khalili

Principal Consultant at NJK Consulting

Reid Carr

Reid Carr

CEO at Red Door Interactive

Ryan Kuder

Ryan Kuder

Managing Director at  Techstars Anywhere

Steven Plappart

Steven Plappert

Co-Founder & CEO at Forecastr

San Diego Startup Week

Join us for the biggest startup event of the year: San Diego Startup Week! Learn from top notch speakers, discover the hottest topics in your area of expertise, pitch your startup idea in front of investors, join career development workshops and meet other startup enthusiasts!