The ASEAN-Australia Smart Cities Accelerator (ASCA) is designed to provide the best possible support for early-stage startups in South East Asia to reach their full potential.
The ASCA program is split into two parts starting with a three month program in Singapore which includes weekly activities, followed by four months of remote support, a Demo Day, and access to Accelerating Asia’s regional mentor and investor networks.
What do startups get out of ASCA?
A structured schedule of impactful sessions including workshops, mentorship meetings, investor events, and more
S$40,000 equity-free investment
Access to top quality mentors, investors, and founders
Access to the dedicated ASEAN Smart Cities Accelerator team including an Entrepreneur in Residence (EiR), who will work closely with startups during the program
Office space in Singapore’s city center during the program
Benefits from companies that support us including Google Cloud, Amazon Web Services, Hubspot, Stripe, and more
Who can apply?
- All early–stage startups that can take value out of the program
- Both B2B technologies and B2C will be accepted
- Startups from ASEAN or that have a smart city solution applicable to these markets