Ameren Accelerator is a program that partners corporation, a top-10 Accelerator, and a state university system to help advance the traditional corporate accelerator model to the next level. It is looking for the energy technologies, related to the energy grid, distributed generation, digital communication and more. It will select five to seven companies to participate in a revolutionary 12-week program that includes $100K in funding, perks, benefits, office space and intensive mentoring to help accelerate the growth of the business. Startups also will receive additional help from specific subject matters experts in areas such as technical development, sales, marketing, finance, pricing, operations, talent development and more. It is based in Saint Louis, Missouri.