Here’s what you need in order to Apply to Sputnik ATX (main program)

  • Check that you're eligible to apply. You should have MVP and at least one customer before you submit your application*. More on that here.
  • You'll need these documents to complete your application on Gust.
  • Not required but encouraged: Get to know us a little on your social media chanel of choice @SputnikATX and sign up for our newsletter to determine if we're the right program for you. Reach out if you have any questions.
  • Read these articles on consumer surplus and startup economics by Sputnik ATX Partner Joe Merrill. We like to invest in startups that generate lots of consumer surplus, so this is important to understand.

*Eligibility requirements for our UT Entrepreneur In Residence program are different from requirements for the main program. To find out how to apply for EIR, see below.

UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS X SPUTNIK ATX ENTREPRENEUR IN RESIDENCE PROGRAM — WHAT YOU NEED TO APPLY

Applications to the UT EIR program for S19 at Sputnik are now open. EIR startups at Sputnik ATX get $10,000 in funding plus all the educational and mentorship benefits as the main cohort, learning alongside our seed-stage founders. Learn more about what you need in order to apply to be a Sputnik EIR founder here.