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Pakistan Navy Engineering College (PNEC)
NUST Global Acceleration Program - GAP

The NUST Global Acceleration Program - GAP - is a pioneering acceleration program sponsored by the US Department of State that aims to scale up post-revenue Pakistani startups and launch them globally.

Application deadline is 20th May 2018. First Silicon Valley cohort will begin 1st July 2018. To apply, please visit

The Global Acceleration Program will select 12 post-revenue startups and immerse them in the high tech clusters of Silicon Valley for three months to validate their products in the US market and then seek seed/venture funding for them.

For one founder per selected startup, the program will provide:

-Lodging and co-working space in the heart of Silicon Valley for 3 months;
-Business development opportunities with international clients & partners;
-Linkages with globally renowned mentors and domain specialists;
-Workshops & training on Go-To-Market;
-Access to the Silicon Valley investor network;
-Access to demo days and events in relevant thematic verticals;
-Sponsored office space for 12 months at NUST Technology Incubation Centre.

Please visit for details and conditions.