The next CanopyBoulder class runs Jan 13 - April 10

Application close Oct 25




  • Only 1 cohort in 2020 - so now is the time! 
  • Ancillary & Hemp/CBD products & services only - we do not invest in cultivation, retail or anything that touches THC.
  • 13-week, full time, in-person program in Boulder, Colorado ***Must attend the program in its entirety***
  • $20,000 investment upon acceptance in exchange for between 6-9.5% common equity in your company - intended to cover living expenses for team during program and provide some capital to further develop your business
  • Additional $100,000 available in convertible note with a $2.5M valuation cap.
  • Access to our extensive network of advisors, mentors and industry leaders - we have over 200 active mentors. 
  • Our partnership with The Arcview Group and out extensive network gives our teams access to over 750 angel investors who are proactively looking to invest in cannabis companies.
  • Access to a network of 1300+ investors 
  • Final roadshow of investor pitch events designed to get you in front of the right people. 

Still wondering if an accelerator is right for your startup? Read through the reasons one of our alumni chose CanopyBoulder or check out our recent Q&A webinar recording. 


Consider before applying:

  • We only invest in ancillary and hemp/CBD products and services. We DO NOT invest in the growing, processing, testing, or sale of cannabis or cannabis products that include THC. Please do NOT apply if you“touch” THC - that means a state license. You will be rejected. 
  • Our accelerator program requires 100% commitment from the founding team for 13 weeks.
  • Applying to Canopy is a big decision! Please read through the information below and this blog post, and make sure you fully understand everything before submitting an application. 
  • Your chances go up when you submit a comprehensive and well thought out application
  • Apply early -  We like to get to know you as best we can so apply as soon as you can to maximize your chances of being accepted.