Rise Start-Up Academy

Rise Start-Up Academy

Applications are closed, register your interest for future dates

  • The Basics
  • Programme Details
  • Programme Applicants
  • Programme Leadership

Is the Rise Start-Up Academy the best fit for you?

You're a fintech founder of an early-stage start-up with a team of up to 4.

You’ve validated your idea and have secured, or are securing, your first customers and looking for pre-seed or early-seed stage funding in the next 12 months.

You're based in the US, Canada, Europe or UK.

Applications are currently closed. Register your interst for our future cohort.

Rise Start-Up Academy alumni

"So proud to have been part of this programme and this community. Your support made a huge difference!"

Jonathan Neumann, Founder of Climataa

"Participating in the Rise Start-Up Academy programme was a fantastic experience for Zeed. It provided us with invaluable practical knowledge with guidance from experienced mentors, programme managers and fellow participants."

Rohan Regmi, Co-Founder of Zeed

"Being a part of the Rise Start-Up Academy at our early stage not only gave us the knowledge and education to build as a business, it also opened up the entire Rise fintech ecosystem to us as a network. Hugely beneficial!"

Sonal Bagga, Founder and CEO of Namma