ខេមរភាសា
Digital Platform Accelerator

An 18-week long program that supports innovative digital platform projects from concept to execution.
The program uses a hybrid model that includes: Hackathon, Incubation and Acceleration.

Application is Open
Digital Platform Accelerator
is divided into 3 main phases.
Program Timeline
Who should apply?​
For Hackathon​
We are looking for students, innovators, software and web developers, UX/UI designers, product designers, tech-savvies and biz dev person, idea person, or anything in between who will join us to create digital platform solution or service for other businesses (B2B).
Deadline: 1st May 2022, 23:59PM (Cambodia Time)
Closed
For Acceleration
We are looking for innovative startups beyond the concept stage (preferably with functional prototype or MVP) who can provide digital platform solution or service to other businesses (B2B).
Deadline: 8 May 2022, 23:59PM (Cambodia Time)
Closed
How does it works?​
Hackathon
Intensive training sessions
Business Canvas, Product Development, Product Design, Pitching
Mentoring
Mentoring with expert in industry and technical
Networking
Increase the network in the startup ecosystem and become our hackathon alumni
Prize money
3 winning teams shall be entitles to the award
Incubation
Workshop (5 sessions)
Human-centered design, understand your customer, Business Plan, Product-market fit, Software Development Life Cycle, MVP, Role of CTO & CEO … etc
Prototype Development
Internal Assessment, Measurement, Data Collection and Data analysis
Co-working space
Access to co-working space during the program
AWS
Assess to AWS Activate Portfolio
Mentoring
One-on-one mentoring with expert in industry and technical
Prototype Fund​
Fund to support startups to access to essential tools and resources ​
Acceleration
8 weeks intensive training
Building business plan, financial model and pitch deck
Weekly Group Training
Presentation, Discussion, Q&A, Guest Speakers
Mentoring
One-on-one mentoring with expert in industry and technical
Entrepreneur in Resident (EIR)
Dedicated mentors who will provide on-going consultation on your startup
Pre-seed Funding
Funding to support the operation during the program
Co-working space
Access to a co-working space where they can work
Alumni Network
An opportunity that can connect your startup with potential partners and investors
Access to Support
Digital Payment Sandbox, Activate Portfolio, OBR, CamDigikey, CamDX, Khmer OCR, Semantic Search, Startup Cambodia
Prize Money
3 winning teams shall be entitled to the award
Winning Prize
Hackathon​ Award
The Winner
3,000,000KHR
The First Runner-Up
2,000,000KHR
The Second Runner-Up
1,200,000KHR
Acceleration Award
The Winner
40,000,000KHR
The First Runner-Up
30,000,000KHR
The Second Runner-Up
20,000,000KHR
How To Get Started​
Submit Your Application
Answer questions about your startup.
Selection Process
Our Selection Committee will review your application and eligible candidates will be notified.​
You Still Don’t Know Where to Start​?
Must have a team of at least 2 members
Be a student, a fresh graduate, or a working professional as long as you are passionate and determined in building an innovative digital solution service for SMEs (B2B).
Innovative startups beyond the concept stage (preferably with functional prototype or MVP) providing digital solutions or service for SMEs (B2B).
Organizers
Co-Organizers
Acceleration Alumni