What does YC look for?

Y Combinator does look for huge market-sizes and potential billion-dollar businesses, but I think positioning how you have an unfair advantage and are uniquely positioned to solve a big problem is often left out of the application.

What percentage does YC take?

Y Combinator interviews and selects two or more batches of companies per year. The companies receive seed money, advice, and connections in exchange for 7% equity of the company. The program includes “office hours”, where startup founders meet individually and group meetings.

How do you apply successfully YC?

General tips for applying to Y Combinator

  1. Get to the point. Back in the day, each YC partner reads every application over a period of about 10 days — that is no longer true.
  2. Impress them (concisely) Sounds contradicting?
  3. Avoid marketing speak.
  4. Stay away from buzzwords.
  5. Strive for excellence, not perfection.
  6. Apply early.

How competitive is YC?

Getting into YC is tough. That rumored acceptance rate of 1.5% for both the winter and summer programs means competition is tough. But you know what acceptance rate is even lower than 1.5? Zero percent — which is what you’ll experience if you don’t apply.

How long does it take to hear back from YC?

After submitting an application, most founders will hear back in 2–3 weeks and all on the same day as to whether or not they’ve landed an interview with YC. YC posts information about when they will announce interviews on their website, so it is not a surprise.

What is a post-money safe?

With a post-money SAFE, an investor gives you money and effectively “locks in” the percentage of your company that they’ll own at the moment you convert their SAFE into shares. For example: Let’s say an investor gives you 1 million dollars on a post-money SAFE. The valuation cap on this SAFE is $10 million.

What is the YC SAFE?

Y Combinator introduced the safe (simple agreement for future equity) in late 2013, and since then, it has been used by almost all YC startups and countless non-YC startups as the main instrument for early-stage fundraising.

How much is YC worth?

Its mission to mint new startups is copied by hundreds of accelerators around the world. YC says its portfolio is worth about $80 billion 1 with more than 50 companies worth at least $100 million and several above $1 billion, such as Airbnb, Dropbox, and Stripe.

How long is YC application?

YC Says: Key points to filming your YC Application Video The video should be one minute long… [Though Zenefits famously went on for 2 minutes and 37 seconds]. …and should be uploaded to YouTube. If you don’t want other people to find it, mark it as unlisted.

Can you get into Y Combinator with just an idea?

Q: Can you apply to YC with just an idea? Yes. We accept companies at a wide range of stages into the batch. Cruise, for example, had been working on their idea for just two weeks when they applied to YC.

Is Y Combinator still good?

To sum it up, YES, I think Y Combinator is a great program to go through. I wish that I had gone through it at some point in my life. Kruze is a bootstrap company, so we never raised money. So it wasn’t something we were looking at, as we built the company, but I really, I’ve had so many friends go through it.

What is a post money safe?

Which is the most valuable part of YC?

One of the most valuable parts of YC for bio companies is the network of other bio companies we have funded. It is now a diverse network of impressive domain experts who go out of their way to help each other. There are also now a number of YC companies that provide critical services widely used by the other bio companies:

Is there a YRMC CareConnect for Yavapai Medical Center?

YRMC CareConnect is provided for your convenience, free-of-charge, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Where can I get a copy of my YRMC medical record?

However, if you are not comfortable using the Internet to access your medical record on-line, you can still obtain copies of your medical record by contacting the YRMC PhysicianCare medical clinic where you receive care, or by contacting the YRMC Health Information Management Department.

How old do you have to be to have YRMC CareConnect account?

Parents and legal guardians can also enroll to create accounts in YRMC CareConnect for each child up to 12 years of age. When the child reaches 12 years of age, the account will be discontinued.