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Wondering what programs Startup Sioux Falls has to offer?

Explore our programs below and discover how you can plug into Startup Sioux Falls to grow your venture.

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Startup Speed Mentorship

Startup Sioux Falls is reigniting its Speed Mentorship program this March, offering entrepreneurs a chance to engage in rapid, targeted mentorship sessions with experts in various fields, from marketing to legal services. This dynamic event promises to enhance personal and professional growth, concluding with a networking session to foster connections among participants.

CO.STARTERS Weekend Bootcamp

Entrepreneurship is an exciting journey, but the path forward isn’t always clear. CO.STARTERS Bootcamp is a weekend intensive to help aspiring entrepreneurs take action. During this four-part bootcamp, you’ll collaboratively work with peers to strategize, problem solve, and apply business tactics to your idea or business. 

The program will challenge you, stretch your thinking, and give you concrete tools to bring your business to life.

CO.STARTERS 10-Week Accelerator

Our 10-week course is designed to help your venture gain momentum regardless of what you're starting or where you are in the process.

During the program, you’ll develop and fine-tune your idea, critically examining every part of it and plan your next steps through feedback from people in the community. The course consists of eleven sessions; the last session will be a Startup Pitch Night featuring cohort members.

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CO.STARTERS Software Business Accelerator

This program is a 10-week accelerator for individuals with an idea that addresses a real-world problem that software can solve. Our experienced facilitators will help them validate market potential, build a software solution to sell, and create a financial strategy to launch.

Individuals meet one or more criteria:

  • interest in launching a software company
  • Multiple years of experience in an industry & know of industry problems that need to be solved
  • Don’t need to be a coder, but coders welcome
  • helps tech and non-technical founders go from idea to revenue

GROWCO Business Program

GROWCO is a program for operating-stage founders and startups who seek to grow stable and sustainable businesses. GROWCO is a one-year, cohort-based program. The program will include 12 monthly, 3.5-hour meetings. The program will be led by a facilitator, coordinated by Startup Sioux Falls staff, and supported by a board of strategic advisors comprised of business leaders.

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Startup Sioux Falls Sponsors

These organizations provide financial support for Startup Sioux falls