THRIVE applicants come from all over the globe. Selected companies benefit from an 8-week acceleration program that provides mentorship from top leaders across industries and direct access to the largest agriculture companies located in the Salinas and Central California growing regions. 

THRIVE Accelerator is a mentorship and investment program for startups focusing in AgTech and FoodTech.

THRIVE Accelerator provided invaluable connectivity at the highest levels of industry through ongoing face to face interactive opportunities. THRIVE and Salinas have been true rocket fuel to Nuritas.
— Dr Nora Khalid - CSO, Founder of Nuritas – THRIVE 2015 Innovation Award Winner

why join the thrive accelerator?


Weekly Mentor Meetings

Individual Pitch Training

Business Strategy Review

Access to the Silicon Valley


Access to Salinas Valley

Matchmaking to Deploy Technology


THRIVE Finalists will be awarded at the Forbes AgTech Summit


THRIVE network helps select companies secure funding