Accelerator Overview 

The Google for Startups Accelerator for Black founders is a three-month digital accelerator program for Seed to Series A technology startups based in the U.S. The accelerator is designed to bring the best of Google’s products, people and technology to Black founders across the U.S. In addition to mentorship and technical project support, the accelerator also includes workshops focused on machine learning, product design, customer acquisition and leadership development.

Black Founders

Access to Program Hub 

  • Startup Directory
    • Activity File
    • One-Pagers
    • OKR Trackers
  • Support Directory
  • Mentor & Startups Feedback Forms
  • Mentor Office Hours Schedule

Program Roadmap 

We've invited Googlers and experts from around North America to speak with you on a variety of topics.

Week  Topics Covered 
Week 1  Welcome + OKR 
Week 2 Product + Design/UX 
Week 3  Tech/ML 
Week 4   Mentor Office Hours 
Week 5  Mentor Office Hours 
Week 6  Growth/Business
Week 7  People + Leadership 
Week 8  Mentor Office Hours 
Week 9  Mentor Office Hours 
Week 10  Graduation & Demo Day



Meet the Team



Jason Scott, Head of US Startup Developer Ecosystems 


Diana Gray, Events Program Manager 


Ryan Park, Startup Success Coordinator

OnGoing Feedback 

Please complete the Ongoing Feedback Survey to help us build and improve future sessions.

Frequently Asked Questions

Registered to attend Google for Startups Accelerator Black Founders? Here is what you should know. For any other questions, please contact us at email alias.