Accelerators:

InnovateLTC: Beyond Beta

(Louisville, KY)
Target: (10) “50+” and Long Term Care market
Funding Provided: (unclear) opportunity for $100,000
For More Information: InnovateLTC.com

Kentucky Space: Space Tango

(Lexington, KY)
Target: Up to (6) “space-driven” US companies
Funding Provided: Up to $20,000 per company
For More Information: spacetango.com

Velocity

(Jeffersonville, IN)
Target: Early-stage companies
Funding Provided: $15,000 – 20,000
For More Information: velocityindiana.org

Village Capital VentureWell 

(Louisville, KY)
Target: Innovation in energy or agriculture that can change the world
Funding Provided: $100,000 pre-committed funding, with investment selection made by the entrepreneurs in the program
For More Information: vilcap.com/portfolio/louisville

Vogt Awards

(Louisville, KY multi-county region)
Target: Early-stage companies that are creating tangible, manufactured products
Funding Provided: $20,000 development grant each for four initial recipients, plus a $100,000 final grant for the winning finalist at the conclusion of the program.
For More Information: vogtawards.com

XLerateHealth

(Louisville, KY)
Target: Early-stage companies with technologies that can solve a real problem within the healthcare delivery and wellness continuum
Funding Provided: $20,000 plus donated services and office space  in exchange for 5-6% equity stake
For More Information: xleratehealth.com

 

Pre-accelerators:

Nucleus LaunchIt

(Louisville, KY)
Program: Entrepreneurs utilize the Lean LaunchPad methodology and the Business Model Canvas to brainstorm nine building blocks that constitute their businesses.
For More Information: nucleusky.com/nucleus-launchit-program

Upglobal NEXT

(Jeffersonville, IN)
Program: During NEXT teams will test their startup idea and tea, get weekly mentorship and grow their network of startup experts and other founders.
For More Information: www.swnext.co/events/jeffersonville-next