Save yourself some time! Ensure you can answer "yes" to ALL the following questions before filling out an Online Application AND Company Input Form:
1) Does your company have significant operations in New York State? This means:
a) Your company is headquartered in New York State (or you will relocate to NYS prior to
b) 75% of your workforce resides in NYS
2) Do you consider your company to be a high-tech start-up?
(We consider high-tech companies to be companies with patents, trade secrets,
and/or IP. Examples include software, medical devices, biotech, etc.)
3) Are you aware that Excell's typical investment is between $250K - $500K?
4) Will the current round of investment allow your company to achieve a significant
If you answered "yes" to ALL of the questions above, then please complete BOTH of the following:
NOTE: IN ORDER TO BE CONSIDERED, ALL CELLS MUST BE FILLED IN.
PARTIALLY COMPLETED FORM OR APPLICATION WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
1) Company Input Form
When finished, email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
2) Online Gust Application
BE SURE TO UPLOAD YOUR BUSINESS PLAN INTO GUST!
Our mission is to help create an innovation-based economy in NYS by advocating for the support of high-tech start-ups at the seed stage.