Coolhouse Labs is a mentor driven accelerator program that runs two 12 week cohorts each year: 'Summer Camp for Startups' on the shores of Lake Michigan, and a winter program in Ann Arbor, which will launch in January 2016.

We work with early stage companies that leverage technology to solve real problems by helping them build great products and reach customers.

We are a program built for entrepreneurs by entrepreneurs, and we'll roll up our sleeves and do everything we can to give our companies the opportunities they need to turn their big idea into reality.

Here's what we offer...


$25,000 for 6%

Optional $25,000 Convertible Note


Design + Development

$200,000 perks

Free housing


One on One mentorship with our 70+ mentors


Joining our growing Coolhouse alumni community

Summer Camp for Startups

Accelerator Program based in Northern, MI

  • February 2nd, 2015

    Application Opens

  • April 15th, 2015

    Application Closes

  • June 8th, 2015

    Program Starts

  • August 28th, 2015

    Program Ends

Winter Program for Startups

Accelerator Program based in Ann Arbor, MI


In our two short years, we've been making a name for ourselves. Read about us in the press.

Spend the summer lakeside, building great products with us.

Apply now for the 2015 summer program in Nothern Michigan!