Quick Tips for Your CDL Application

How do I get into CDL? What do you look for in CDL applicants?

Do I need to have links to a North American university or college?

Can I join CDL if I am enrolled in another accelerator/incubator/program?

I have no experience in business, can I be a founder?

What if I don’t have a co-founder?

I just started. Is my company too early?

What are the fees to participate?

What CDL Site or Stream should I apply to?

Can I apply to multiple Sites and Streams?

Can ventures be enrolled in more than one CDL Site or Stream at once?

How does the selection process work?

Can I start a company based on my PhD/master’s research?

Am I too late if I’ve already raised a seed round?

Is it ok to be pre-revenue?

Do I need to relocate?

Can I interview remotely?

How much funding will I receive?

What happens on a CDL Session day?

What is the logic behind the objective cycle? What happens if my team falls short of the objectives?

What kind of support is there for Venture Founders in between CDL Sessions?

Will a virtual program be one of high quality? How can I ensure an adequate return of value for my time?