EDGE Accelerator

EDBRIEF: EdTech Veterans launch EDGE Accelerator – offer $170k in Funding

Don Burton, former Managing Director of the Kaplan/Techstars EdTech Accelerator, and Jonathan D. Harber, co-founder and CEO of Schoolnet, teamed up to launch a new edtech accelerator program in New York.

EDGE Accelerator will host its first cohort in September 2015. The accelerator offers a three-month intensive program with mentoring from edtech CEOs, investors and education publishers. Each of the ten selected edtech startups will receive $170.000 in funding in return for 6% equity.

Applications are open immediately, the final selections will conclude end of June.

Further Reading

  • EDGE Edtech® Launches Accelerator in New York City for Education Technology Start-Ups, Offering $170,000 in Funding to Ten Selected Companies | PR Newswire



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