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Mastercard Start Path Global 2021 Corporate Program for Startups


Deadline: 24 Jul,2020    Next term Starts:: 02 Dec,2020


Accelerate the way you change the world with Mastercard as your global partner. Start Path is our global startup engagement program for the best & brightest later stage startups

  • Unlock opportunities to expand your business with the support of a Mastercard Sponsor
  • Develop relationships with a curated global network of financial services and commerce innovators
  • Open the door to Mastercard experts, technology and markets
  • Learn what it takes to build with startup innovators
  • Meet the best startups in the world, curated by Mastercard’s industry insiders
  • Go deep on the latest technology and venture trends


Eligibility and Criteria


  • Unique and proven solution with clear market differentiation & reference customers

  • Diverse founders with strong & relevant backgrounds. We love to work with teams that are passionate & ready to scale

  • Investment raised (Seed, Series A or later) from reputable investors and at least 6-12 months runway
Strategic fit

  • Startups that align with Mastercard’s strategy & business


Awards and Benefits

Rapid path to scale

  • Access new markets
  • Drive strategic initiatives
  • Grow awareness of your  brand

Path to scale

  • Create a strategic 6-month plan
  • Work with a Start Path sponsor
  • Meet payments & fintech experts

Access to customers

  • Get facilitated introductions
  • Propel your product to market
  • Build your network


How To Apply

To Apply please click here