Plus Eight Accelerator

Seed-funding, mentorship and connections to help you scale your startup.


We invest in great founders, ideas and teams.

The Plus Eight accelerator is an initiative of WA's leading startup hub, Spacecubed, bringing together a global network of mentors, investors and partners to support high growth startups.


More than just seed funding

The Plus Eight Accelerator provides you with the connections, support and program to help scale your startup.

Seed Funding
$40K+ seedfunding on a convertible SAFE (Simple Agreement for Future Equity) note. 
Attractive terms for both early and late stage startups.
Mentors and Alumni
As well as Spacecubed's extensive network, you will be connected with alumni, mentors, and global partner network across Silicon Valley, Australia, and into Asia.
Going Global
At Plus Eight we know that global customers are worth 10x.  A core component of the program is to think global and access bigger markets.
Our aim is to make sure that by the time you leave you'll have the connections and support to keep growing fast. 
Up to 6 months of acceleration support and purpose built space for you and your team.
Growth Network
Plus Eight backed by Spacecubed, Vukelic Group and Hawaiian. Benefit from their global networks and expertise.

Join the global Plus Eight network

Since launching in 2017, Plus Eight has invested in and supported, over 20 Asia-Pac companies in our Perth accelerator.

The Plus Eight accelerator program will take you to two of the most flourishing innovative ecosystems in the world, Singapore and Silicon Valley, where you will be able to connect with successful startups, mentors and investors.

Check out the Plus Eight Alumni companies.

Why Plus Eight?

Over sixty percent of the world’s population lives within two hours of Perth’s GMT Plus Eight-time zone. 

This coupled with technology gives WA startups previously unparalleled access to fast-growing global markets.

2020 PROGRAm

2020 Applications Open

November 2019

Applications Close

January 2020


February 2020

Program starts

March 2020

Singapore Trip

April 2020

US Trip

June 2020

Program Ends

September 2020

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