MassChallenge is a no-equity startup accelarator. It is the world’s biggest and the first to support high-impact, early-stage entrepreneurs without taking any equity. Its objectives are to promote innovation, collaboration and commercialization, address the seed-stage investment gap, empower novice entrepreneurs and provide educational opportunities for entrepreneurs.
Start-ups get world-class mentorship, unrivalled corporate access, a massive global network, and more. MassChallenge awards over $3M total in grants worldwide. Any early-stage start up can apply to MassChallenge, in any industry, from anywhere in the world. The 835 MassChallenge alumni have raised over $1.1 billion in outside funding and created over 6,500 jobs. Applications for MassChallenge Boston, Israel Switzerland programs are due by March 31. Apply at masschallenge.org/apply.