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Applications Are Open for KSA’s TAQADAM Startup Accelerator

The six-week programme promises mentorship, training, grant-funding and other perks for participating startups.

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powered by Saudi Arabian university KAUST and the Saudi British Bank (SABB), THE TAQADAM startup accelerator is currently accepting applications until April 10th.

Since 2016, they've taken over 300 startups on a six-month programme with zero-equity training, mentorship and training, with SAR 150,000 in grant-funding and access to co-working spaces across the Middle East.  While they accept applications from any nation or citizenship, TAQADAM will prioritise startups with plans to expand into Saudi Arabia.

The programme will accept both early and late-stage startups. You can find out more at