About Amazon Global Selling Propel Accelerator program
Consumer product start-ups face multiple challenges in establishing themselves in the industry. To ease these challenges, Amazon has launched its AGS (Amazon Global Selling) Propel Accelerator program! A six-week program, which aims to accelerate your business growth by providing you the right resources, mentorship and a platform to take your start-up global.
How can AGS Propel Accelerator help your start-up succeed?
AGS Propel Accelerator will see participation from Amazon leaders (both domestic and international), top venture capitalists (VCs) and veteran start-up founders, all on the back of integration with Amazon ecosystem.
Connect with Amazon Leaders & Potential Investors
Get an opportunity to partner with Amazon leaders through dedicated 1:1 session to discuss your business model, pricing strategy, marketing campaigns or anything that is affecting your business. On top of it, all cohort members will get a chance to pitch their business proposition to potential investors.
Connect with Veteran Start-up Founders
Follow the journey of start-ups that have made it big on Amazon, learn about their challenges, experiences, highs and lows and everything that was in between. These connects are designed to ensure that you get ready to make the best out of the program and the Amazon platform.
Access to Amazon Ecosystem
The cohort will be integrated with the Amazon ecosystem, which will assist on all fronts ranging from strategic business evaluation, product-market fit, advertising to drive business on the platform.
What’s in it for you?
If you register with the AGS Propel Accelerator program, here is what you get
You can get 1:1 mentorship and learning sessions from Amazon mentors & VC partners.
Launch across any or all of 17 international marketplaces and 200+ countries giving you access to millions of new customers. Amazon will provide a dedicated support for navigating the new markets end-to-end for all cohort members.
To conclude the program, we will provide a chance to pitch your business to top investors to discuss potential funding with them in an exclusive setup for cohort members.
Get a chance to win a total equity free grant worth $50,000 to the top 3 start-ups of the program, basis the demo day presentations. The winning start-up will get $30,000; the 1st runner up with get $15,000 and the 2nd runner up will get $5,000.
Amazon Global Selling Program enables Indian brands and MSMEs of all sizes and scale to export products globally. We believe that the leaders of change for building the Indian economy would be start-ups. Hence, expanding to global markets can give them the much-needed revenue boost. Amazon Global Selling Propel is a focused initiative to enable start-ups and and brands to expand to international markets. With Amazon’s expertise and access to millions of customers across 200+ countries and territories, the program is specifically designed to offer dedicated support to emerging consumer start-ups to build global brands.