Designed for startups that have initial traction through customers, letters of intent, or initial investment. We help you accelerate to ‘product market fit.’
What You Gain
District 3’s tailored services will help you build your product, acquire customers, increase early sales, find product market fit, and scale your startup to have a global impact.
Peer Sessions & Networking Events
State-of-the-art Workspace & Labs
Eligibility for Seed and Non-dilutive funding
Global Expansion Support
We started off as two people who had a good idea. We had traction, we had clients, but it was only with coaching that we could say we began to build a real business."
Erika Braithwaite, Ph.D. CEO, Precision Analytics
Tailored Just-in-Time Learning
Startups get access to workshops and the best in class training to acquire the competencies necessary to succeed at all stages of their journey.
1:1 Coaching & Expert Support
Experienced coaches and experts guide you in the right direction to reach your milestones, whether it’s honing your pitch to secure funding, increasing sales, expanding to international markets, recruiting the right talent, and much more.
Community & Workspace Access
A large array of events and networking opportunities for you to grow your network and find the right people to build your business. You will also get access to our workspace and state-of-the art wetlab.
Coaches and Mentors
We look for an idea that leverages emerging technologies or an innovative business model; a minimum of two co-founders; and full-time commitment from at least one co-founder.
We accept startups on a rolling admissions basis throughout the year. Note that it may take up to 2 weeks after you submitted an application for us to respond. We will notify you whether your application has been accepted or rejected.
The program lasts up to 24 months. Every three months, we will assess and evaluate whether you should continue or consider pivoting, so you don’t waste time on the wrong ideas. Upon completion of the program, our goal is that you have a viable business, and have acquired the necessary competencies to be a self-reliant entrepreneur.
Explore entrepreneurship before you take the leap into building a startup.