Taiwan Tech Arena Accelerator

by 500 Global

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Are there any fees for participating in this program?

A. No, there are no fees for participating.

Q. What is the language of instruction for the program?

A. This program is conducted in English. Participating startups will need to have a strong verbal and written understanding of the English language.

Q. How will the program take precautions during Covid-19?

A. In order to prioritise the health and safety of our founders and team, the program will be run entirely online.

Q. Who are the mentors?

A. The mentors are drawn from 500’s global team of industry experts and corporate industry leaders.

Q. How long does the program last?

A. 8 weeks with a full-time commitment.

Q. When is the application deadline?

A. 06 August 2021.

Q. How many team members can join a team?

A. In addition to the founders, two additional team members per company will be allowed to participate at any given time. The CEO and founders are expected to participate in all of the program activities and sessions.

Q. Who evaluates the teams?

A. Applications will be reviewed by a dedicated team from 500. Unfortunately, we may not be able to provide feedback to every team that applies.

Q. Is this an investment program?

No, this is not an investment program. However, startups will be able to engage with our Taiwan team during the duration of the program.

Q. Am I eligible to re-apply if I have been rejected from a 500 Global program in the past?

A. Yes absolutely! We always recommend founders to apply even if they haven’t been successful in the past.

Have more questions? Contact us at ttaaccelerator@500.co