Apply to Highway1

We are looking for the world’s best hardware startups that bring transformational technology to consumer markets.

Highway1 works with entrepreneurs who are passionate about design and the customer experience, with the vision and drive to build a successful company.

We look for great startups from around the world for our cohorts. Join us and you’ll have access to:

  • Investment – Up to $100,000 for 8% equity or $50,000 for 5%.
  • Engineering – Onsite support from electrical, mechanical, firmware, and manufacturing engineers.
  • Mentoring – Lectures, workshops, and events at Highway1’s 10,000 square foot dedicated office space in San Francisco’s Potrero Hill.
  • Prototyping – Workspace and 24/7 access to state-of-the-art prototyping labs.
  • Industrial design – Introductions to the Bay Area’s best industrial design studios.
  • Manufacturing – A trip to Shenzhen, China, including tours of local manufacturers and suppliers.
  • Contacts – A ready-made network of alumni, mentors, and partners to reach out to for advice, help, and connections.
  • Fundraising – Sit-downs with key Silicon Valley investors.

Join the ranks of alumni who’ve put products on shelves, shipped to satisfied customers, and raised more than $115M in combined venture and crowd funding.

Full details of our program are available here.

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