Startups will receive the following kinds of benefits:
• Access to workshop sessions and mentorship from Amazon leadership, VC partners and veteran global brand owners. Workshops will cover key topics that would help startups as they scale, such as growth, organizational building and global expansion on Amazon
• End-to-end support from Amazon seller support teams on market sizing and whitespace identification for global business launch & expansion
• The program will culminate with a ‘Demo Day’, where brands will pitch their business to key venture capital firms and Amazon leaders to seek follow-on funding. The top 3 winners will receive a total equity free grant of $100,000 from Amazon.
• The entire cohort will receive a host of financial benefits of over $1.5 million, including AWS credits and other benefits.