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Help Your Startup Make a Positive Social Impact, Apply for C5’s PeaceTech Accelerator

December 06, 2017

C5’s PeaceTech Accelerator is the first major international peacetech program powered by cloud innovation and dedicated to scaling startups from around the world. The accelerator is an intensive eight-week mentorship and training program with a particular emphasis on cloud technology to help talented startups and nonprofits scale rapidly and sustainably.

Applications for the PeaceTech Accelerator are open until December 15, 2017. You can apply here.

The ideal participant is a social impact technology startup with applications that promote peace and stability. In particular, C5 is interested in businesses and not for profits that tackle several themes including integrity, accountability and governance; countering violent extremism; and cybersecurity for stability and peacekeeping.

Startups in the program will lean how to scale on cloud regionally and globally with mentoring by dedicated solution architects and up to $50,000 in cloud credits. Startups will also learn how to win clients and build a profile while in the program through the C5 and AWS ecosystems. You can learn more about the program by clicking here.

C5 is leading an exciting program with partners AWS, PeaceTech Lab, SAP NS2 and Richermont, to help set the global agenda in anti-corruption innovation. C5 is currently running an anti-corruption innovation competition, which sets out to identity and reward startups, companies and governments using technology to innovate ways of tackling corruption.

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