Middle East & North Africa


Google for Startups Accelerator Middle East and North Africa is a three-month program designed for startups across the region who are using technology in innovative ways to solve scalable needs in the market. All accepted startups will receive mentorship and support from the best of Google and our global mentor network in AI/ML, Cloud, UX, Android & Google Play, Web, Product Strategy, and Marketing




About the Program

A global series of accelerator programs

Each accelerator features a cohort of 10-15 top startups that come together to tackle specific technical challenges that can help grow their businesses through a mix of remote and in-person, 1-to-1, group learning sessions, and sprint projects.

Tailored, expert help

Founders outline the top technical challenges for their startup, and are then paired with relevant experts from both Google and the industry to solve those challenges and grow their business.

Specialist deep dives

In addition to mentorship and technical project support, Google for Startups accelerators include deep dives and workshops focused on product design, customer acquisition, and leadership development for founders.


Key benefits  

Equity-free support

Three months of equity-free support

Early access

Early access to new Google products and tools


Training on design, marketing, and leadership

Technical project partnership

Partnership on an advanced technology project


Personalized mentorship and technical support from Google experts and 20+ Google teams


Access to experts

Access to Google's network of industry experts


Strategic support  

Support on company and product strategy

Product credits

Google product credits for your tech stack



Entry Criteria

Each program has specific requirements, but generally teams that are chosen fit the profile below.

  • Deeply technical, preferably leveraging technologies like Machine Learning and AI
  • Demonstrating traction, ideally between Seed and Series A stage
  • Building a scalable product or service with a significant total addressable market and defensible growth model


Support at every stage

           Whether you're starting out or scaling to meet demand, we can help you at every step of your business journey by attending our monthly labs and workshops          


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