The THRIVE Accelerator supports seed stage startups from all areas of the value chain whose technologies drive us towards a more efficient, sustainable, and secure agriculture future.
ACCESS TO CORPORATES
We will connect you with Corporate Partners from our high profile network, for technology validation, adoption and potential investment opportunities.
ACCESS TO FARMERS
Through our extensive partner network inclusive of over 6000+ farmers, growers, and agriculture partners, we provide startups with opportunities to conduct active field trials.
ACCESS TO INVESTMENT
We will invest $100K in your startup ($50K cash, $50K in program value), with the opportunity for follow-on investment.
AWARD WINNING PROGRAM
Validate your startup to potential investors by your participation in our award winning program. Propel your business through access to our ecosystem, network, investment, customers and more.
You will have access to our global network of expert mentors who will provide invaluable guidance and share their wisdom and experience.
You will receive a multitude of brand exposure opportunities & the opportunity to pitch on stage at Demo Day at the annual Forbes AgTech Summit in Salinas, California.
THRIVE Accelerator startups are from all over the globe. The 10 companies selected benefit from a 4 month virtual and in-person accelerator program that provides investment, direct access to the largest agriculture companies and farmers located in the Salinas and Central California growing regions, and mentorship from top industry leaders. The program begins mid-February and culminates in June at Demo Day at the Forbes AgTech Summit.
THRIVE Accelerator looks for early to growth stage startups with technologies focused in the following areas: