Non-profit incubator SEED SPOT is accepting applications for its spring Impact Accelerator program in D.C. for entrepreneurs building products or services that solve some of society’s biggest challenges.

“Through the Impact Accelerator, entrepreneurs are able to concentrate on the growth of their impact-driven venture, meet investors, and ultimately see their venture scale to make more positive change in the world,” said C’pher Gresham, chief strategy and operations officer at SEED SPOT in a statement to

The eight-week accelerator supports founders with connections to raise capital and provides one-on-one mentorship for pre-seed ventures with a prototype. Participants have access to SEED SPOT’s investor network and the opportunity to win up to $15,000 in unrestricted grants at a demo day.

According to a press release, the program will provide insight on high-growth business models, creating a winning team, crafting strong go-to-market strategies, financial models and investor relationships.

The final deadline for applications is Wednesday, January 2.