2016. Got Bold Ideas to transform Education? Learn About Intel Education Accelerator Program
Application deadline: Ongoing
Program Duration: Approximately four and one-half month long, beginning in early August 2016 and ending with a demo day in the first week of November 20 2016
Where is the program located? The accelerator program will be located at GSVlabs located in Redwood City, California. To participate, you must be willing to relocate to Silicon Valley for the duration of the program.
Can international companies apply? Yes, international companies are eligible as long as they can relocate to Silicon Valley location during the program.
About the Programme: Ready to give your start up a head start? To Transform Education with Your Bold Ideas?
The goal of Intel® Education Accelerator program is to help passionate and committed education, technology, and business professionals who share its dedication to advance educational excellence with mentorship, funding, and insights.
Innovate, create, and fully immerse yourself in the high-tech community of Silicon Valley, where your ideas have the freedom to be bold.
Don’t miss this opportunity to jump-start everything you’ve been working toward. Grow your education start-up from your initial Angel funding and a working beta product to a transformative company that changes education for student success. With customized guidance—and a potential Intel Capital investment of up to $100,000—you can move your business forward faster.
Who should apply?
Intel® Education Accelerator program are looking for companies that share its dedication to delivering products that drive improvement and excellence in education in the K-12 and higher-education markets, with special consideration for companies focused on data analytics and adaptive learning. If you are looking to grow, have had some angel funding, and are working on a beta product or service, you’re a perfect fit for this accelerator program.
Get Funding to Grow: Companies that are selected will receive up to $100,000 from Intel Capital. Companies will receive $50,000 up front for up to six percent in common stock, and an additional $50,000 in a convertible note at the end of the program.
Start in Silicon Valley: Located at GSVlabs in Silicon Valley, this accelerator program has a private, dedicated suite with access to all the amenities offered at GSVlabs.
Connect Globally: Gain access to education technology decision makers and partners based on Intel® Education’s relationships in more than one hundred countries.
Gain Expert Insight: Work with market insights from Intel Education that have helped more than fifteen million teachers successfully integrate new technology into their classrooms
Learn from the Best: Collaborate with senior-level industry leaders across technology, business, and education for mentorships that move your business forward faster.
How to Apply
Please visit www.f6s.com and complete the simple online application.