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APPLICATIONS NOW CLOSED

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Join San Diego’s premier Tech Incubator!
Home to 59 companies, 7 acquisitions, and $520 Million in funding since inception.


2014 APPLICATION DEADLINES:
Round 14: CLOSED | Round 15: Aug TBD


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EvoNexus is San Diego’s only community-supported, fully pro-bono technology incubator. Our passion is helping startups grow. We provide office space and put on over 75 programs and events a year to help our startups achieve sustainability. Unlike many other incubators, we provide these services entirely free of charge.

To provide our incubator companies with the maximum amount of support, mentorship, and access to our network, all companies admitted participate in EvoStart, a 4 month framework designed to help tech startups validate product-market-fit.

EvoStart Elements:

  • A cohort and community of awesome entrepreneurs like yourself
  • Access to a broad mentor network assisting you in your path to success
  • Workshops to help enhance and expand your business skills
  • Events to connect you with a variety of domain experts
  • Speakers to inspire you with their stories and experiences
  • Focused framework to help your startup grow efficiently

For more information, visit our Program Benefits page and our FAQ page.

Interested in Applying?
We highly recommend attending these events:

EvoNexus Informational Open House
Thursday, January 13th 4:00-5:30 PM
RSVP Here

Work Out of Evo!
Thursday, February 6th 9:00-12:00 PM
February 20th, 1:00-4:00 PM
Limited space, reserve your spot here today


All applications received by the next deadline will be carefully reviewed and considered for the incubator program by the EvoNexus Committee. We aim to have companies selected within 2 months of the deadline date.

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EvoNexus Application Process:


EvoNexus process


 
APPLICATION
- Application received
- Initial review of all applicants
  SCORING
Applicants scored by the EvoNexus Committee. Scoring categories include:
  • Market (Size, growth presence of competitors; Clarity of market focus; Market need and/or acceptance)
  • Technology/Product/Service Offering (Innovativeness/ transformational nature of the technology; Business model; Sustainable competitive advantage; Product development risk; Ability to meet project milestones; Feasibility of the technology plan; IP situation)
  • Organization (Quality of management team; Domain experience/strength; Ability to attract full management team, BOD, BOA)
  • Financials (Ability to support itself while in incubator; Time to revenue; Ability to attract capital: angel/institutional; Sustainability outside incubator on exit)
    FACE TO FACE
Face to Face Presentations: 10 Minute Presentation + 10 Minute Q&A
    DUE DILIGENCE
Companies selected to move forward will engage in further due diligence with a diligence lead selected by the EvoNexus Committee
    COMPANY SELECTION
Due diligence findings are reported to the EvoNexus Committee and a vote is taken
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