Save yourself some time! Ensure you can answer "yes" to ALL the following questions before filling out an Online Application AND Company Input Form:
- Does your company have significant operations in New York State? This means your company is headquartered in New York State (or you will relocate to NYS prior to receiving funding) and 75% of your workforce resides in NYS.
- Do you consider your company to be a high-tech start-up? We consider high-tech companies to be companies with patents, trade secrets, and/or IP. Examples include software, medical devices, biotech, etc.
- Are you aware that Excell's typical investment is between $250K - $500K?
- Will the current round of investment allow your company to achieve a significant milestone?
If you answered "yes" to ALL of the questions above, then please complete BOTH of the following:
Note: in order to be considered, all cells must be filled in. Partially completed forms or applications will not be considered.
1. Company Input Form
Please fill out the Company Input Form below in Microsoft® Excel format (use the drop-down menus). When finished, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org
2. Online Gust Application
Please fill out an online Gust application. Be sure to upload your business plan to Gust!