We’re investing in startups redefining mental health treatment.We're building and investing in technology ventures focused on the screening, diagnosis, treatment and community support surrounding the emerging area of psychedelic therapy.Apply Now
In partnership with
Our Psychedelic Therapy sector is a collaboration between Founders Factory and the team behind Woven Science. Woven Science is a pioneer in building and backing businesses that use advances in plant medicine, neuroscience, psychopharmacology, psychotherapy and technology to drive mental health outcomes profitably and scalably across the entire treatment arc.
There is an opportunity to redefine mental
healthcare across every stage of the treatment journey
Our three areas of focus
Psychedelic medicine, used in combination with traditional therapy, is opening new avenues of mental healthcare.
The purposeful programs, quality products, and inclusive communities that support and sustain long-term wellbeing.
The spaces and tools to deliver transformational psychedelic-assisted therapies and other healing modalities.
The therapies and protocols making up the diversified drug-development pipeline.
Example solutions across these three pillars include administrative tools, clinical education programs, integration services, drug development, consumer packaged goods, and health technologies that make quality care more accessible, affordable, and seamlessly integrated.
Stepping through the Psychedelic Therapy accelerator program
4-months of bespoke support + cash investment
We design and implement a four-month program completely tailored to your startup's needs and growth objectives.
A team of functional experts
Our team are individuals with deep industry, investment and entrepreneurship experience. They will be on hand to support across growth, product, fundraising, design, talent, engineering, PR and more.
Access to the world's most influential network
The Founders Factory network is comprised of a strong community of fellow founders as well as 100+ corporates and investors across different stages, geographies, and sectors.
Are you an industry expert with a bold idea?
Our venture studio invests in entrepreneurs who have an idea and want to build a startup from scratch with almost zero risk.
As part of our Psychdelic Therapy Studio program, you'll receive the capital you need to validate the idea, build the product and get to market, combined with bespoke support and access to a world-class network.
The studio program - a fast-track for talented entrepreneurs
A 12-month program for entrepreneurs
We’ve spent years perfecting a platform that shortcuts - and de-risks - building a business from scratch. We support individuals wanting to turn entrepreneurial ideas into venture-backable businesses by providing capital, expert operational support, and the scale of our partners.
Capital to build the product and get to market
You'll receive an initial cash investment to validate your idea and build out the product, and additional capital once we've proven the concept and you're ready to launch.
Together with an expert team
Together we will validate ideas, build the MVP, and test, iterate, and acquire your first customers. After 6-months of building confidence around a proof-of-concept, we will help you accelerate your launch.
Helping you succeed is our #1 objective
Get in front of our investment committee
We're on a mission to shift the focus from mental illness to mental wellness.
If you're interested in taking on this global challenge, and are working on a venture that is advancing psychedelic medicine, apply to join us.