MIT $100K is back with Accelerate!

Applications are open December 7th-December 31st, 2017

Want to prototype your business idea and be mentored by seasoned professionals?

Apply to Accelerate for a chance to boost your start-up over January and February 2018 and a shot at winning $10,000!


Join the MIT $100K Planning Committee! 

Do you love the entrepreneurial spirit at MIT? Are you looking for ways to get more connected across campus?  

We are looking for students who are passionate about getting good stuff done to join the following teams:

  • Operations & Logistics
  • Marketing
  • Competitor Mentorship
  • Judging Recruitment

If you are interested, please fill out this survey by December 31st


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What is the MIT $100K?

One competition - three independent contests - from October through May. For 29 years, the MIT $100K Entrepreneurship Competition has been bringing together students and researchers from across MIT and Greater Boston to launch their talent, ideas, and technology into leading companies. 

The competition is run as a series of distinct, increasingly intensive contests: Pitch, Accelerate, and Launch.

Each contest focuses on developing specific founding skills, and for each semi-finalist contender the MIT $100K brings together a network of resources, including mentorship from venture capitalists, serial entrepreneurs, corporate executives, and attorneys; media exposure; prototyping funds; business plan feedback; and discounted services. Additionally, more than $300K in non-dilutive awards help these new ventures accelerate.