HerGreen Startup Incubator

HerGreen Startup Incubator

HerGreen Startup


HerGreen Startup Incubator is dedicated to empowering women entrepreneurs to establish and grow sustainable businesses in diverse sectors, including e-commerce, green kid businesses, clean energy, electric vehicles, and biolife. Our mission is to contribute to green job creation and promote eco-friendly living by providing a supportive environment, resources, and mentorship. We aim to inspire the development of innovative green solutions that address environmental challenges and foster a culture of sustainability.


Our vision is to be the leading global force in championing women-led green enterprises, driving environmental change, and advancing green living and job creation. We aim to inspire and support a diverse community of women entrepreneurs committed to building successful businesses that prioritize the health of our planet and contribute to a sustainable and equitable future.

The 1st Cohort Starts January 2025

The HerGreen Startup Incubator is a dynamic program designed to support and empower women entrepreneurs in the green tech industry. Launching its first cohort in January 2025, this initiative is proudly funded by the GWC Foundation in partnership with Atlanta Tech Park. We are committed to fostering innovation and sustainability by providing an inclusive platform for women to thrive in the tech ecosystem.

Program Highlights:

  • Duration: A comprehensive 16-week incubator program, followed by a 1-year residency at Atlanta Tech Park.
  • Cohort Size: The first cohort will enroll 35 women, offering a personalized and interactive experience.
  • Location: Participants will engage in the program locally, in person, at Atlanta Tech Park, a hub for tech innovation.
  • Selection Process: A pre-interview process ensures that we select women who are passionate and committed to making a difference in the green tech sector.

What Participants Can Expect:

  • Tailored Curriculum: Gain access to a curriculum specifically designed for green tech startups, covering topics from sustainable business practices to the latest technological advancements.
  • Expert Mentorship: Receive guidance and support from experienced mentors who are leaders in the green tech industry.
  • Networking Opportunities: Connect with like-minded women entrepreneurs, investors, and industry professionals.
  • Access to Resources: Utilize state-of-the-art facilities and resources at Atlanta Tech Park to develop and test your innovative ideas.
  • Funding Opportunities: Explore potential funding avenues to kickstart and scale your green tech venture.
  • Community Support: Become part of a vibrant community that champions diversity, inclusion, and sustainability in the tech world.

  1. What is a business incubator? A business incubator is a program or organization that provides support to startup companies and entrepreneurs, typically offering resources like office space, mentorship, networking opportunities, and sometimes funding to help them grow and succeed.
  2. Who can join a business incubator? Business incubators usually cater to early-stage startups and entrepreneurs with innovative ideas or products. Eligibility criteria can vary, so it’s important to check the specific requirements of the incubator you’re interested in.
  3. What kind of support can I expect from a business incubator? Incubators offer a range of support services, including mentorship from industry experts, networking opportunities, access to investors, office space, and resources like legal, accounting, and technical assistance.
  4. How long does the incubation process last? The duration of incubation can vary depending on the program, but it typically ranges from a few months to a couple of years.
  5. Is there a cost to apply to a business incubator? Some incubators charge a fee or require equity in your company in exchange for their services, while others are funded by grants or partnerships and may be free for participants. It’s important to understand the terms before joining. (There is no fee to apply to the HerGreen Startup Incubator)
  6. How can I apply to a business incubator? Application processes vary, but they often involve submitting a detailed business plan, participating in interviews, and sometimes pitching your idea to a selection committee. (Fill in the form below and someone will be in contact with you)
  7. What are the benefits of joining a business incubator? Joining an incubator can provide valuable resources, mentorship, and networking opportunities to help your startup grow. It can also offer credibility and visibility in the industry.
  8. Can I join an incubator if I’m working on my business part-time? Many incubators require full-time commitment, but some may accommodate part-time entrepreneurs. It’s best to check the specific requirements of the incubator. (HerGreen Startup Is A Full-Time Incubator For 16 Weeks)
  9. What happens after the incubation period ends? After the incubation period, startups are typically expected to graduate and operate independently. Some incubators offer ongoing support or alumni networks to help graduates continue their growth.
  10. How do I choose the right incubator for my business? Consider factors like the incubator’s focus areas, the resources and support offered, the success rate of its graduates, and the compatibility with your business goals and needs

If Your Interested In Applying To The Incubator, Use The Form Below To Let Us Know