[EXPIRED] Future of Protein Investments @ Accelerator

Big Idea Ventures has opened applications for its food accelerator cohorts in NYC and Singapore for companies working in the plants-based industry! The accelerator will provide mentorship, access to large companies, office space, and more. Learn more here.


About Big Idea Ventures:

Big Idea Ventures is a hybrid venture firm: Our first fund is the New Protein Fund, we’re raising up to USD$50M to invest in the best companies in the plant-based foods and alternative protein ecosystem. We combine capital and partnership to support and grow the world’s most compelling plant based food companies and protein alternatives.

The Opportunity:

Big Idea Ventures has opened applications for their upcoming Food Accelerator cohort in New York and Singapore. BIV invests USD $125K of cash and USD $50K of in-kind services in the world's best alternative protein companies twice per year. Over a 5 month period, we work side by side with our companies to help them prepare for massive growth and scale.

The location in NYC allows us to bring in world class mentors, advisors, investors, along with hungry customers. That isn't all, we provide all of our companies with a test kitchen and the industry connections they need to make sure their products can scale to match their global ambitions. The Signapore accelerator supports early-stage companies based in the Asia-Pacific region that are looking to grow, or companies from outside of the region that want to expand their market and production base into Asia.

BIV wants to help you get your product ready for scale and for you to sell. And then sell some more. Domestically and Internationally. Finally, we make sure you have everything you need to raise your next round. The accelerator includes a blend of weekly board meetings, mentor engagement, peer support, team building, and access to an active network. Members of our team work directly with you and your company, adding our expertise to your team without reducing your bandwidth!


  • Company: Plant-based Product; Cellular Agriculture; Ingredient Creator; Tech Enabler

  • Company Status: Initial product created; Market validated through initial sales; Ready for scale

  • Ideally: BIG Idea; Unique IP; Team has relevant experience on both the product and market side

Deadline to Apply: August 1


Learn more and APPLY HERE! Tell them Next Gen sent you.

Alex Gordon