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1095+
companies
45+
countries
1995+
founders


Meet the Startups

Diversity is not just a strategy or tactic.
It’s who we are.

500 Map

  • People
  • Countries we’re located in
  • Countries where we’ve invested

We’re based in Silicon Valley, but the 500 Family exists all over the world.
No matter where you’re from or who you are, we’ll welcome you with open arms.

GET TO KNOW OUR TEAM

Think you’re crazy? We are too.

We invest in all kinds of companies, but here are a few of the themes we care about:


consumer
commerce

family tech
and education

design

smb productivity
& cloud services


international /
emerging markets

food tech +
digital healthcare

mobile + tablet
(ios and android)

payments and
financial services


online video

Bitcoin

Ad tech

IOT/Drones/
Hardware


See all our Startups

Build something amazing. We’re banking on it.

Whether you’re just starting out or raising your next round, we have the resources you’re looking for.

Seed Program

Execution is everything. With our 4-month seed program you’ll get access to awesome mentorship, hands-on sessions with startup experts, and a great office space where you’ll work with other smart, talented founders from around the world. We invest $150k in exchange for 6%. We charge a $37.5k fee for participation in the 500 Seed Program.

We run our seed program in San Francisco and Mexico City. Think you’re ready?

Apply Now

Series A Program

Have your act together? We invest $100-250K on market terms and charge a $25-50k fee depending on geography for participation in the 500 Series A Program.

You’ll get all the perks of being in 500 too – like access to our vast network of investors, partners and founders.

Positive referrals from 500 founders and mentors are the best way to get attention.

Apply Now

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