Sprout Key Benefits


The key benefits of Sprout over other business growth support approaches are:

  • Advice and guidance from a global network of over 100 people from those who understand the business and technologies of the agritech sector

  • Direct access to partners who could add global credibility, and distribution for products and channels to market

  • Opportunities to validate ideas and products with customer focus groups around New Zealand and internationally

  • Access to a network of people with complementary skills that can fill the gaps while you are in the start-up phase  

  • Introductions and support from investors who can open doors to big opportunities both nationally and internationally

  • No requirement to relocate the business

  • All travel and accommodation cost covered for the block courses

  • Access to grants and cash opportunities for business development

  • The backing of an entire global community that wants to see your business succeed

  • The accelerator ends at the Sprout partners summit, where the Sprout network, agritech leaders & investors get together to meet with the companies, hear their progress and discuss partnership and investment opportunities