FIRST EDTECH ACCELERATOR
WE FACILITATE THE DEVELOPMENT,
ENHANCEMENT, AND DELIVERY
OF INNOVATIVE AND SCALABLE
TecLabs Accelerator is an initiative of Tecnológico de Monterrey (ITESM), lead by its Vice Presidency of Lifelong Learning, the Entrepreneurship Institute Eugenio Garza Lagüera, and TecLabs – its disruptive unit for educational innovation.
TecLabs Accelerator, Latin America’s first edtech accelerator, facilitates the development, enhancement, and delivery of disruptive, scalable, and effective edtech solutions. These, by combining its expertise in educational research methodology and business development; and providing access to, and direct support from, one of the top universities in LATAM and its strategic partners in the region.
TecLabs Accelerator runs two acceleration program for edtech startups: Early Stage (for Pre-Seed edtech startups) and Later Stage (for Seed and /or Pre-Series A edtech startups). We are currently only accepting applicatons for our Later Stage Program.
ABOUT OUR LATER STAGE PROGRAM
SCALE YOUR EDTECH
SOLUTION TO LATAM
Our 4-month program is designed to help edtech startups drastically improving lifelong learning, optimize their growth, scale geographical or across vertical in Mexico and the rest of Latin America, and prepare to raise their next funding round.
ARE LOOKING FOR?
• Edtech startups in a Seed or Pre-Series A stage
• Edtech products/services that are at least at the Minimum Viable Product (MVP) stage
• Edtech startups with early revenue
• Edtech startups with a diverse, capable, and committed team (in terms of skills and backgrounds)
• Edtech programs, products, and/or services focus on drastically improving Lifelong Learning
• Edtech startups interested in entering the Mexican and Latin American edtech market
• Edtech startups open to collaboration/partnership with one of the top educational institutions in Latin American: Tec de Monterrey
WHAT DO WE OFFER?
Complete our online application via f6s application software platform.
Our expert committee will review every application and select the strongest 50 applicants.
Selected applicants will be interviewed by our selection committee, for up to 60 mins, to know more about their edtech innovation, their team, and their story.
The top 10 shortlisted applicants will be invited, with flight expenses paid, to participate in the Edtech Park and our in-person Pre-Acceleration Bootcamp at the International Congress of Educational Innovation 2019 (CIIE, for its acronym in Spanish). The CIIE is the most important educational innovation event in LATAM, attended by close to 4000 stakeholders, representing 21 countries and 885 organizations across the globe.
We will notified the applicants accepted to the program. They have 4 weeks to review and enter an agreement specifying the terms of their participation in the program. The applicants acceptance to the TecLabs Accelerator: Later Stage program is subject to the signature of said agreement.
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