The BCAN 2019 Founder Fellowship

The BCAN Founder Fellowship is a 12-week business accelerator designed for creative entrepreneurs with bold visions who are ready to go all in to grow their business. Program participants will receive holistic, intensive support to guide them through refining their business models and developing their plans for growth and sustainability.

Program Benefits:

  • Mentorship and coaching from a local & global network of mentors

  • In-depth business training workshops

  • Over 300 hours of pro-bono accounting and financial modeling support

  • $5,000 non-dilutive seed investment and investor access

  • Incubation space

Program Partners:

  • Startup Portal

  • Conscious Ventures Labs

  • DLA Piper

  • Maryland Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts

  • The Builder Fund


  • Company must be part of the creative sector

  • Company must be located in Baltimore City, MD

  • Must be registered as a business entity in the state of Maryland (eg. LLC, C-Corp, etc)

Applications for our ‘19-20 cohort are currently closed.


2019 Mentors


2018 Founder Fellows


2018 Mentors