A fully remote accelerator
We fund projects and startups built by ambitious outsiders around the world. Play our online game to join.
Join other founders, learn how to succeed
We mentor you on fundraising, product-market fit, hiring and more. You keep each other accountable.
Kickstart your company
1% equity for mentorship, a community, and a one-month program where our team mentors you with the basics of starting a business.
Flight to Silicon Valley
A round-trip flight to Silicon Valley along with immigration help
Free Stripe Atlas company incorporation
$100,000 in AWS credits and $100,000 in Google Cloud credits
How it works
The Pioneer Tournament
Get selected by an expert to become a Pioneer
We occasionally offer Pioneers the chance to advance to any of three bonus levels. These deals are standard.
For 1% equity
For 5% equity
For 5% equity
For 10% equity
Get interviewed by industry veterans
You'll present to a live audience of investors, founders, and the broader Pioneer community.
Immune 2.0: Ahmed Moselhi & Cameron Kerr
Interviewed by Longevity Fund founder Laura Deming
Metacode: Tshepo Mohlala
Interviewed by Zeit co-founder Guillermo Rauch
Atmos: Nick Donahue & Austin Kahn
Interviewed by Stripe co-founder Patrick Collison
Ready to be a Pioneer?
Pioneer is open to all. There is no country limit. There is no expertise limit. You just need a project and an internet connection to apply.Enter now
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