Growth Through The Greenhouse

FUNDING FREQUENCY

The Germinator funding model is simple. Over the course of the two-year experience, Applicants will compete for investments. About every 6 months, Applicants pitch against one another in what is called “The Greenhouse”. The Greenhouse Rounds look like this:

  1. Competition Start: “Get Seeded”

    • Six (6) Applicants entering the Competition shall receive a Ten Thousand Dollar ($10,000.00) investment from CenterState CEO in addition to access and space in the Tech Garden
  2. Round 1: “Core and More: Intellectual Property”

    • Six (6) Applicants compete for a Twenty Thousand Dollar ($20,000.00) investment from CenterState CEO
    • Five (5) Applicants to continue on to Round 2 of the Competition
    • One (1) Applicant becomes eligible for Consolation Round
  3. Round 2: “Show and Till”

    • Five (5) Applicants compete for a Fifty Thousand Dollar ($50,000.00) investment from CenterState CEO
    • Three (3) Applicants to continue on to Round 3 of the Competition
    • Two (2) Applicants become eligible for Consolation Round
  4. Round 3: “Dollars and Deals”

    • Three (3) Applicants compete for a Seventy Thousand Dollar ($70,000.00) investment from CenterState CEO
    • Two (2) Applicants to continue on to Round 4 of the Competition
    • One (1) Applicant becomes eligible for Consolation Round
  5. Round 4: “Sales and Scale”

    • Two (2) Applicants compete for a One Hundred Thousand Dollar ($100,000.00) investment from CenterState CEO
    • One (1) Applicant shall be chosen as the Grand Prize Winner
  6. Consolation Round: “Best of the Rest”

    • Four (4) Applicants not chosen to compete for the Grand Prize in Rounds 1-3 compete for a Fifty Thousand Dollar ($50,000.00) investment from CenterState CEO

Applicants who are not chosen to compete for the Grand Prize in Round 4 are eligible to compete in the “Best of the Rest” Consolation Round. Corporations will be held to the Terms and Conditions outlined in the Rules.

FUNDING STRUCTURE

Please review the Securities Purchase Agreement below. By structuring our deals this way, Applicants will have more accurate valuations and position themselves for amazing deals in the future.

View the term sheet View the Germinator Rules