TechWildcatters is a mentorship-driven microseed fund and startup accelerator that just launched in Dallas, Texas.
TechWildcatters is now accepting applications for their first 12-week accelerator “bootcamp” and 20 startup teams will have the opportunity to pitch on March 11, 2010.
The first program begins April 5, 2010. The selected startups will get up to $25,000 in seed funding, intensive top-notch mentorship, and the opportunity to pitch to angel investors, venture capitalists and corporate dev teams at their biannual “Demo Day”. Their first Demo Day is scheduled for June 30, 2010.
Here’s the type of startups TechWildcatters is looking for:
-Applications: B2B Web/Enterprise 2.0, BI/data/analytics, gaming/simulation, etc.
-Technology: Web, SaaS, open source, data integration, middleware, etc.
-Customers: SMB through Fortune 500 (no consumer apps)
-Location: Come from anywhere, willing to locate to Dallas for the program
-Founders: Well-rounded founder teams >1 person, demonstrated understanding of entrepreneurship, relevant technical and business knowledge
-Capital: Needing seed capital to support living expenses while bootstrapping, can make efficient use of limited capital, would generally be planning on self/angel/customer financing as a next step coming out of the program
Apply to TechWildcatters here.