Birmingham Bound’s program to retain founders who are currently operating in Birmingham, as well as founders who move to Birmingham and are in need of assistance with their transition over their first year in operation.

We can’t wait to help you find your own magic in the Magic City.


  • Any companies that work with Birmingham Bound and decide to move to Birmingham are automatically eligible for the program

Local to Birmingham companies must meet the following requirements:

  • >3 years in operation
  • Pre-seed
  • Must be grossing less than $1,000,000
  • Must show demonstrated need for our services (have examples of how the program can support their goals)
  • For-profit, tech-enabled company
  • Proof of traction (whether through customers, funding, VCs, etc.)
  • Must complete the “Bound for Success” application

If your company matches this criteria and you want to apply for 2024 support: visit this link to the application. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis throughout the year.

For questions, email Program Director Alessandra Kennedy: