For startup founders, startup workers and those who aspire to be either

If you have an offering for founders or tech worker please email marcos@ bettermousetrap.nyc with the details to I can post it here and in my newsletter.

You’ve arrived! Here’s where you’ll find opportunities for both founders and for tech workers.

Looking to brush up on some digital skills or learn something new? Google is offering free workshop via their Grow with Google program. Check out the offerings and then get over to Google’s headquarters!


Tacklebox Accelerator – For idea-stage founders (with full time jobs) 6 week program, 2 evenings per week.


CleanTech Open Accelerator Up to $75K cash, $50 in-kind services, and network. Apply by May 1

Barclays Accelerator New York City 3 month program, $120K, mentorship for life. Apply by May 12Containerized Waste RFEI (Request for Expression of Interest) Dept. of Sanitation NY & Dept. of Transportation NY seek creative solutions for containerized refuse and recycling. Submit by May 31


FoodFutureCo Accelerator Cohort 5 – $10K + possible follow on $ – Learn more & apply by May 15


AdVentures accelerator from groupM. They are accepting applications from early, series A and growth stage companies. These companies will be mostly from Media and Advertising but the accelerator is open to companies from other verticals. Apply by June 1.


Every month the Awesome Foundation awards a $1,000 grant to a project, no strings attached.


Fullstack Academy re-launches their No-Tuition fellowship program with NYC. The 17 week Web Development program has eligibility requirements and will select 40 applicants to participate. Learn more hereApply here.