Social Innovation Forum’s Impact Investing Accelerator


Apps due Dec. 1


The Social Innovation Forum’s Impact Investing Accelerator is now accepting applications from New 

England based social impact businesses. Successful applicants will be invited for first round virtual and 

final round in-person interviews, with final selections being made by December 23, 2015.

Now in its 4th year, the Social Innovation Forum’s Impact Investing Accelerator provides a unique 

opportunity for social impact businesses to gain visibility, expand their networks, and build capacity. 

We are looking to select a cohort of four to six “Impact Entrepreneurs” who will:

 Participate in a twelve-week accelerator program that includes workshops, peer learning, guest 

speakers, networking, coaching, and pitch practice.

 Gain valuable insight and connections to business leaders interested in helping them to scale and 

gain capital.

 Enter a socially focused learning space that will support them until they are investment ready. 

 Access the Social Innovation Forum’s Mentor and Investor Community and a cash award pool of 

at least $15,000.

 Present at an Impact Investing Forum on Thursday, April 7, 2016 and participate in the Social 

Innovator Showcase on Wednesday, May 18, 2016.