The U.S. Department of State’s Global Innovation through Science and Technology, or GIST, Initiative is excited to announce a new program for entrepreneurs in emerging economies. GIST Business Incubation will support international science and technology innovators who are looking to expand their startups into the United States market. It will also provide the U.S. startup ecosystem the opportunity to forge new connections with entrepreneurs who are abroad.
Moreover, The 2019 GIST Business Incubation program will provide entrepreneurs with exposure to the U.S. market and startup resources. Further, While in residence with the program, participants will work on refining their ideas, building their business plans, and finding the right market for their product.
1) Click on the APPLY button below to begin your application. Further, Log in to GIST Network account, you will be asked to do so.
2) Once logged in, the system will automatically move you to the application page.
3) Please fill out every required section of the form before saving your application.
4) If you choose to make changes to your application, you can access it from the dashboard on your GIST Network profile.
Before you begin your application, there are some things you must keep in mind regarding this program: