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MassChallenge & Startup Institute Announce Strategic Partnership to Increase Synergies in Boston’s Innovation Economy and Power Global Expansion


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Boston, February 17, 2015 – MassChallenge, the world’s largest accelerator program, and Startup Institute, the leader in education for the innovation economy, today announced the formation of a strategic partnership.     

Women’s iLab Partners with MassChallenge to Encourage More Female Entrepreneurs


World’s largest startup accelerator teams with female empowerment organization to support more seats for women

BOSTON – February 13, 2015 – Women’s iLab, champion of female innovators, today announced its partnership with MassChallenge, world’s largest startup accelerator, with the goal of encouraging a generation of women-led startups as well as startups gender equal leadership...

MassChallenge Launches Global Applications for No-Equity Startup Accelerator Programs


MassChallenge UK Joins Boston and Israel Forming World's Largest Accelerator

BOSTON - February 11 - At three simultaneous events, MassChallenge officially opened applications for each of its programs: MassChallenge Boston, MassChallenge Israel, and for the first time, MassChallenge UK.

Scott Bailey Named Managing Director of MassChallenge Boston


Roman Kern to assist in leadership as Senior Director of Programs & Operations

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New leadership roles will manage flagship program of world’s largest accelerator.

MassChallenge Celebrates Highest-Impact Startups from 2014


Awards $1.75M+ in Cash and $10M+ In-Kind With No Strings Attached

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October 29th, 2014 - BOSTON – Tonight, MassChallenge, the world’s largest startup accelerator, announced the winners of the MassChallenge 2014 accelerator program, awarding over $1.75 million in grants and over $10 million of in-kind prizes.

MassChallenge Announces Top 26 Finalists from Most Competitive Class Ever


Over $1.75 Million in Cash Grants to be Awarded at 2014 Awards Ceremony Oct.29

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Boston – October 14, 2014 – Today, MassChallenge, the world’s largest startup accelerator, announced the top 26 startups from its 2014 class. The 26 will pitch to a final judging panel to determine which startups will share $1 million of equity-free cash to be awarded directly...

Thomson Reuters Joins MassChallenge as Platinum Sponsor


Innovation leaders join forces with focus on big data

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BOSTON (Sept. 3 , 2014) - MassChallenge , the world’s largest startup accelerator, announced today that Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, has joined its ranks as a Platinum Sponsor.  

MassChallenge Names 128 Startups to 2014 Accelerator Class


Startups selected from most competitive applicant pool in five-year history

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BOSTON (May 21, 2014) Today, MassChallenge unveiled 128 global finalists for the 2014 Accelerator Program during an event held at WGBH studios in Boston. This year’s class was selected from more than 1,600 applicants, making it the most competitive program to...
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