MassChallenge is the largest-ever startup accelerator and competition, and the first to support high-impact, early-stage entrepreneurs with no strings attached. Benefits for startups include:
• 4 month accelerator program.
• World-class mentorship and training
• $1.1M in Cash Awards. $9M+ in-kind support.
• Free office space, access to funding, media and more.
• Open to all. Any startup can enter, from anywhere, in any industry.
• No equity taken. No restrictions applied.
The program is open to anyone in the world, with any new startup, in any industry. Every entrant receives training, feedback, PR and networking support via expert volunteers from partner organizations. Yearly, 128 of the highest-potential startups receive 4+ months of intensive mentorship and other free resources including office space and targeted introductions to customers and funding sources. The very best startups are identified by expert judges to receive cash awards toward launching their businesses along with enhanced PR and privileged access to top investors seeking to place seed capital to work in high-growth firms.