Startup tunnel is an early stage accelerator for startups applying emerging technologies to create an impact. We work with startups who can engage India’s urban mass market using new technology-enabled platforms in specific business verticals including inclusive fintech, networked healthcare, digital governance, scalable cleantech, B2B SaaS.
Startup Tunnel provides investment and mentorship to passionate teams working on game changing ideas to enhance their capabilities in product development, marketing strategy, rapid prototyping, and design & user experience. Some of the key technology areas of interest include blockchain-enabled cryptocurrency applications, data analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence, artificial reality and virtual reality, internet of things, robotics, and mobile and cloud computing platforms.
Startup Tunnel selects 8 to 10 startups per cohort. The selected startups undergo an intensive 5 month acceleration program driven by extensive community involvement, direct mentorship and comprehensive entrepreneurship education.
We select and invest in upto 10 startups in each batch of our acceleration program
Early investment along with opportunity for Follow-on funding to high-caliber startups
5 Month Program
Extensive Venture camp and multiple training sessions ensure viable, scalable and fundable startups
Experienced mentors in multiple business domains, technology verticals and growth subject matter experts
Follow on Funding
Startups demonstrating high growth and market potential get an opportunity to raise Follow-on funding
Startup Tunnel houses a vibrant Co-Working space ensuring collaboration, productivity and growth
Stun Accelerator is supported by organizations, domain specific mentors & technology experts from India, Singapore, Finland & Silicon Valley.
FactorDaily recently featured Aditya Dev Sood’s article on how well-prepared India is, for the blockchain revolution. Aditya is the Founder of Startup Tunnel and Chief Mentor for Startereum multicity acceleration program. In the article, Aditya talks about how the Startup landscape is being swept by winds of blockchain. Beginning with Bitcoin and Ethereum, the ecosystem […]Read More
Delhi-based early stage incubator Startup Tunnel (STun) has announced seven startups that have graduated from its second batch. STun is an early stage incubator that helps startups by providing mentorship, passionate teams working on game changing ideas to enhance their capabilities in product development, marketing strategy, rapid prototyping, and design & user experience. Read MoreRead More
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A year ago we had a long thin space in South Delhi, a network of mentors and a clutch of willing startups. Today we have a budding incubator and four successful startups who’ve gone on to seed-round funding. Altogether, we’ve been involved in the creation of US$50 million of new value over the course of nine […]Read More