Ygap First Gens x Catalysr

ygap is an international development not-for-profit with an innovative approach to poverty alleviation by backing local social impact entrepreneurs. ygap received funding through LaunchVic's third funding round to deliver the First Gens Accelerator Program.

In partnership with Catalysr, ygap received additional funding through LaunchVic's tenth funding round to run Catalysr's award-winning pre-accelerator program in Victoria and to deliver another First Gens Accelerator Program. 

ygap and Catalysr will leverage both organisations’ expertise and track-record to find the best migrant and refugee entrepreneurs and develop the skills they need and access capital to grow their startups. The program includes a pre-accelerator program that will support up to 60 migrant and refugee entrepreneurs and a full accelerator program supporting 12 early-stage startups.

More information, including how to apply, is available on the ygap website. If you are a Migrant or Refugee entrepreneur who is interested in this program, please contact ygap.