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Kickstart Bahrain Accelerator

Kickstart Bahrain and The Startup Buddy have partnered to offer a free 10-week online accelerator program for startups around the world. 


The program is a combination of weekly live sessions, self-learning, and assignments. Participation is entirely free. You do have to put in the effort of joining the live sessions and completing the assignments. Startups that make it to the graduation get to pitch their company to investors, receive a graduation certificate, and are eligible for free company setup, co-working space and other support in Manama, Bahrain.

The program is open to companies around the world at any stage that are in the sector of the upcoming cohort. During the program, you have to keep up with the pace. The startups that complete all required live sessions and assignments graduate and pitch to investors.


We run this program like which means we will adjust the content to the needs of the participants in the cohort. In concept the program will cover:
  • From ideation to growth.
  • Business model development.
  • Product/service validation.
  • Best practises in EdTech/FinTech/Startup building.
  • Company setup and doing business in Bahrain.
  • Group sessions: Evaluate each other and each others startups.
  • Fundraising and pitching
Please let us know any specific topics that you like to have covered during your application or via email to info@thestartupbuddy.co

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