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Google for Startups Residency

Grow your startup with the best of Google.

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Program overview

Google for Startups Residency brings startups the best of Google's products, connections, and practices. Each startup receives tailored mentorship and workspace at one of our Google for Startups Campus in London, Madrid, São Paulo, Seoul, Tel Aviv, Tokyo, or Warsaw.

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Program highlights

Google for Startups brings the best of Google to help startups build great products, businesses, and teams.

  • Google's products

    We offer personalized support, education, and credits for Google products to give startups the tools to build their businesses simply and quickly.

  • Google's connections

    We connect startups to Googlers, to one another, and to our community, to give them the network they need to grow. Google for Startups has partners in over 135 countries to support startups with global ambitions.

  • Google's best practices

    From objectives and key results-setting to hiring and product management, we share our best practices to support the strategic and measurable growth of your business at scale.

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Who should apply

Both Campus members and non-members can apply for this program. They will be evaluated based on the criteria below by the Google for Startups team and a panel of venture capitalists, industry experts, and Googlers.

This two-stage process involves an online application and interviews for shortlisted startups.

Selection criteria for startups

  • Mission-driven and committed to creating a world that works for everyone
  • Building a scalable product or service
  • Demonstrating traction, ideally between the Seed and Series A stage
  • Working full-time on their startup
  • Committed to attending the full program (5-6 months)
  • Willing to give back and contribute to the local startup community
  • Fluent in English

Apply to a Residency near you

Learn more about tailored programs across our global Campuses.

  • Campus Madrid, Residency, Google for Startups

    Campus Madrid

    The Madrid Residency offers startups the best of Google's products, connections, and practices. Each selected business receives tailored mentorship and workspace at Campus Madrid.

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  • Campus São Paulo, Residency, Google for Startups

    Campus São Paulo

    The São Paulo Residency is a six-month program that offers personalized support and unique access to Google resources, expertise, and global connections.

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  • Campus Seoul, Residency, Google for Startups

    Campus Seoul

    The Seoul Residency brings startups the best of Google's products, connections, and practices. Each selected business receives tailored mentorship and workspace at Campus Seoul.

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  • Campus Tel Aviv, Residency, Google for Startups

    Campus Tel Aviv

    The Tel Aviv Residency offers startups the best of Google's products, connections, and practices.

    Learn more

Apply to a Residency near you

Learn more about tailored programs across our global Campuses.

Campus Madrid

Campus Madrid, Residency, Google for Startups

Campus Madrid

The Madrid Residency offers startups the best of Google's products, connections, and practices. Each selected business receives tailored mentorship and workspace at Campus Madrid.

Learn more

Campus São Paulo

Campus São Paulo, Residency, Google for Startups

Campus São Paulo

The São Paulo Residency is a six-month program that offers personalized support and unique access to Google resources, expertise, and global connections.

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Campus Seoul

Campus Seoul, Residency, Google for Startups

Campus Seoul

The Seoul Residency brings startups the best of Google's products, connections, and practices. Each selected business receives tailored mentorship and workspace at Campus Seoul.

Learn more

Campus Tel Aviv

Campus Tel Aviv, Residency, Google for Startups

Campus Tel Aviv

The Tel Aviv Residency offers startups the best of Google's products, connections, and practices.

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Portrait of the founders of WealthKernel

“Through the Residency, we enjoyed access to mentors, experienced founders, and Googlers who provided invaluable support and expertise to help us scale our startup. Campus has broadened my horizons as an entrepreneur—it opened my eyes to everything I didn’t know but needed to." - Karan Shanmugarajah, Founder of WealthKernel