The network for ambitious outsiders
Pioneer helps founders track progress, get advice, and get funded. Join the network, advance yourself:
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 two-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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