TechStars is the #1 startup accelerator in the world. We offer programs in top startup communities (Boston, Boulder, New York City, Seattle, Austin, London, and Chicago). We invest $118K in each company we fund through $18K in seed funding and an optional $100K convertible debt note. TechStars is backed by 75+ different venture capital firms and angel investors. We also provide 3 months of top-notch mentorship, incredible perks, and the chance to pitch to angel investors and venture capitalists.