Application Deadline: February 28, 2022
The FinTech|X Accelerator is a highly specialized 90-day accelerator program exclusively for innovative and disruptive fintech startups.
Participating startups will benefit from the coaching and connections from some of the nation’s leading fintech experts, including from our key sponsors at Encore Bank, MacDonald Ventures, DTCC, Black Dragon, as well as from our strategic partners at the University of South Florida’s Muma College of Business Kate Tiedemann School of Business and Finance.
Tampa Bay Wave is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit and takes no equity from participating companies. Wave is also a proud accredited member of GAN.co.
- Business built with proprietary next-generation fintech technology
- Dedicated management of at least two full-time people
- Ability to travel to Tampa Bay/St. Petersburg at least 2 times during the 90-day program*
- Proof of market validation
- Investable and/or scalable business
- Viable business plan
- Financial runaway of at least 6-12 months
Participating startups will benefit from the tools and connections they need to achieve high-scale growth, including the strategic support and global network that come from Wave’s incredible track record and world class programs. Further, startups will have access to coaching and mentoring from some of the nation’s leading fintech experts, including from their key sponsors at Encore Bank, MacDonald Ventures, Black Dragon, as well as from the strategic partners at the University of South Florida’s Muma College of Business Kate Tiedemann School of Business and Finance.
Official Website: Tampa Bay Wave FinTech|X Accelerator Program