Accelerator program to support
market-ready startups based in the state of Gujarat.

GUSEC, with the support of Industries Commissionerate, Government of Gujarat and in partnership with MeitY Startup Hub (MSH), introduces ScaleX, a five-to-seven-week accelerator program for market-ready startups based/incorporated in Gujarat. Startups will be selected basis the best innovative solutions across a host of sectors, with preference being given to startups supported under Startup Gujarat. Selected startups will get access to an accelerated mentorship program along with a number of benefits listed below.

With the support of


Applications of ScaleX Accelerator will get a host of support from GUSEC with Industries Commissionerate, Government of Gujarat and MeitY Startup Hub, including cloud credits, accelerated mentorship program, networking, connections, etc.

Additional Funding Opportunities

Opportunity to raise seed funding / funding opportunities through private funding, investor, connects, etc.

Accelerated Mentorship

10 startups to be selected for the accelerator program who shall undergo accelerated mentorship sessions

Cloud Costs

Startups selected under the Accelerator shall get access to Cloud Credits up to $1,00,000 via GUSEC partners viz. Oracle for Startups, Digital Ocean, etc.

Online Tools

Exclusive access to digital tools like Canva, Biteable, Envato Elements, etc and other scalability enhancing tools like HubSpot, Msg91, etc.


Networking with a variety of public, non-profit and private bodies such as project-implementing government departments, NGOs and industries


Laboratory and infrastructural support, wherever necessary

Program Timeline

Owing to the ongoing pandemic situation around the globe, ScaleX shall be a 100% virtual program with the following structure

June 30, 2021, to July 11, 2021

3rd Week of July

4th Week of July – Mid September 2021 (about 5 to 7 weeks)

First week of October

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Kindly check the Terms and Conditions before applying.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Who can apply for this accelerator program?

The accelerator program for market-ready startups incorporated in Gujarat. 

Is there a deadline to apply?

Yes, all applications must be submitted latest by 11:59 PM on July 11 2021, after which no applications will be accepted.

What will be the selection criteria?

The selection shall be based on the following criteria:

  • Market readiness of the Startup
  • Scalability of the Startup
  • Team background and competence

How to apply?

You can visit: Link
Click on Apply, you’ll be redirected to a form; fill that form, and hit submit.

Can one individual/group of individuals/team/startup apply for multiple ideas?

No, multiple ideas are not permitted.

What are the requirements if I am selected for the ScaleX Accelerator?

The selected startups will be required to attend the 5 to 7-week accelerator program, as well as agree to the terms, conditions and rules of ScaleX detailed here.

What is the timeline of the program?

  • The application window will close on July 11, 2021
  • The shortlisted startups will be announced by the third week of July 2021. 
  • The accelerator program will begin by end of July 2021 and shall continue till mid-September 2021.
  • The program will conclude with virtual pitching, which shall happen in the first week of October  2021.

With the Support of


Supported by Gujarat University and its group companies

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact our program team at the following coordinates:

Email: [email protected]

Phone: +91-079-2630-8576

Our teams would usually reply to emails within 48 working hours. Our telephone lines are operational on all working days between 11 AM and 6 PM.