Start-Up Chile Launches Search for Seventh Class of Startups

With 105 startups currently participating in its sixth round of acceleration, Start-Up Chile is already looking forward to what’s next. The organization has officially launched the selection process the seventh edition of Start-Up Chile, which will start in July.

Applications for Start-Up Chile VII will be accepted from March 25th to April 9th, but entrepreneurs and teams are encouraged to start preparing their submissions now. Interested parties will want to check out the Terms & Conditions and FAQ sections of the Start-Up Chile website and read over a sample application.

The Start-Up Chile program is open to early-stage startups that have been operating for less than two years. All participants must be over the age of 18, and the leader of each team must be fully dedicated to the project (in other words, not employed by another entity). Submissions will be evaluated on the quality of the project at hand as well as the team behind it.

Roughly 100 startups will be selected for the seventh edition of the program. The announcement will be made on the 23rd of May.

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Want to find out more about Start-Up Chile? A SUPBoat meetup may be headed to an area near you. During these gatherings, Start-Up Chile staff, alumni and entrepreneurs visit cities around the world to spread the word about the program and respond to questions and concerns.

Here’s a list of upcoming SUPBoat events:

Thursday, March 14th, 2013: Lisboa, Portugal

Thursday, March 14th, 2013: Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Monday, March 18th, 2013: Monterrey, Mexico

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013: Los Angeles, CA, USA

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013: São Paulo, Brazil

Thursday, March 21st, 2013: Leipzig, Germany

Thursday, March 21st, 2013: Paris, France

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013: Orlando, FL, USA

Thursday, March 28th, 2013: Gainesville, FL, USA