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The EdTech industry has seen an increasing number of accelerators, incubators and entrepreneurship programs emerge for startups and entrepreneurs to gain exposure, become more productive, or make connections.

It is still hard for EdTech startups to get noticed by VCs, but these programs are proving to be extremely useful for startups looking for capital and other help.

That's why we've compiled a list of the 28 best accelerators and incubators in the EdTech industry.


28 EdTech Accelerators and Incubators

1) Marwari Catalysts

1) Marwari Catalysts

India's fastest-growing startup accelerator (Ed Tech, Fintech, and Direct-to-Consumer). Over 200+ startups have been incubated, and 30+ startups have taken a stake in the company.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: India
  • City: Jodhpur
  • Started in: 2019
  • Founders: Devesh Rakhecha, Dharamveer Chauhan, Lalit Mangal, Nitin Sethi, Raunak Singhvi, Sushil Sharma
  • Number of investments: 16
  • Number of exits: 2
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 16

You can find their website here.

2) Accelerace

2) Accelerace

Accelerace, a business development organization established in Denmark, helps companies with training, investment, and business development.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Denmark
  • City: Copenhagen
  • Started in: 2008
  • Founders: Peter Torstensen
  • Number of investments: 48
  • Number of exits: 7
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 12

You can find their website here.

3) Exponential Impact

3) Exponential Impact

Exponential Impact is a Colorado-based economic development accelerator and incubator for early-stage businesses.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Colorado Springs
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Vance F. Brown
  • Number of investments: 15
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 14

You can find their website here.

4) Lighthouse Labs RVA

4) Lighthouse Labs RVA

Lighthouse Labs is an early-stage startup accelerator that offers a cash prize of $20,000 in exchange for a 0% ownership stake.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Richmond
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Todd Nuckols
  • Number of investments: 45
  • Number of exits: 1
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 12

You can find their website here.

5) LearnLaunch Accelerator

5) LearnLaunch Accelerator

The LearnLaunch Accelerator program is meant to assist early-stage EdTech entrepreneurs in growing their businesses successfully.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Boston
  • Started in: 2013
  • Founders: Jean Hammond
  • Number of investments: 83
  • Number of exits: 7
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 11

You can find their website here.

6) Village Capital

6) Village Capital

Village Capital connects entrepreneurs who are working to make the world more inclusive and sustainable.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Washington
  • Started in: 2009
  • Founders: Ross Baird, Sean Foote, Victoria Fram, Victoria Fram
  • Number of investments: 92
  • Number of exits: 4

You can find their website here.

7) Human Ventures

7) Human Ventures

Human Ventures is a business creation platform that includes a venture fund, studio, and business development agency.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: New York
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Heather Hartnett, Joe Marchese, Maisha Leek, Megan O'Connor
  • Number of investments: 28
  • Number of exits: 4

You can find their website here.

8) CEED - Centre for Entrepreneurship Education and Development

8) CEED - Centre for Entrepreneurship Education and Development

In Nova Scotia, the Centre for Entrepreneurship Education and Development (CEED) has been developing an entrepreneurial attitude.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Canada
  • City: Halifax
  • Started in: 1993
  • Number of investments: 342
  • Number of exits: 1

You can find their website here.

9) InnovX BCR

9) InnovX BCR

InnovX BCR is a call-up program for outstanding technology businesses in Central and Eastern Europe, supported by Banca Comerciala Romana, which is part of the ERSTE Group.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Romania
  • City: Bucharest
  • Started in: 2019
  • Number of investments: 97
  • Number of exits: 1
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 66

You can find their website here.

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10) OneTraction

10) OneTraction

Assisting with the Launch of Disruptive Startups

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: San Francisco
  • Started in: 2013
  • Founders: Andrew Preston, David Zeng, Henri S.
  • Number of investments: 1
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 48

You can find their website here.

11) Orion Startups

11) Orion Startups

Orion Entrepreneurs is a business accelerator and funding program for software and internet startups in their early stages.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Mexico
  • City: Chihuahua
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Antonio Rios, Luis Almanza
  • Number of investments: 29
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 20

You can find their website here.

12) Embarca Ventures

12) Embarca Ventures

Embarca is a Latam-based venture capital firm that invests in and accelerates early-stage digital firms.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Argentina
  • City: Mendoza
  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Belen Fernandez, Gonzalo Innocenti, Valentina Terranova
  • Number of investments: 16
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 20

You can find their website here.

13) Baconsult

13) Baconsult

Baconsult is a Hungarian technology startup angel investor and management advisor that is privately held.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Hungary
  • City: Budapest
  • Started in: 2014
  • Founders: Maria Balogh-Mázi, Peter Balogh
  • Number of investments: 26

You can find their website here.

14) Conector Startup Accelerator

14) Conector Startup Accelerator

Conector Business Accelerator is a Spanish startup incubator that offers startup and entrepreneur mentorship.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Spain
  • City: Barcelona
  • Started in: 2013
  • Founders: Carlos Blanco, Elisabeth Martinez Guardiola, Gerard Olive, Marc Ros, Marc Vidal, Risto Mejide
  • Number of investments: 52
  • Number of exits: 2

You can find their website here.

15) Texas Venture Labs

15) Texas Venture Labs

Texas Venture Labs (TVL), founded by Jon Brumley, conducts market research and consulting with graduate students at The University of Texas at Austin.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Austin
  • Started in: 2010
  • Founders: Randall Crowder, Rob Adams
  • Number of investments: 83
  • Number of exits: 13

You can find their website here.

16) AI Startup Incubator

16) AI Startup Incubator

The AI Startup Incubator is Europe's only impact-oriented AI incubator.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Czech Republic
  • City: Prague
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Martin Havlík, Petr Sramek

You can find their website here.

17) Maine Technology Institute

17) Maine Technology Institute

Maine Technology Institute funds research and development programs throughout the state's seven counties to invest in emerging technology.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Brunswick
  • Started in: 1999
  • Number of investments: 17
  • Number of exits: 1

You can find their website here.

18) SEK Lab EdTech Accelerator

18) SEK Lab EdTech Accelerator

Is the world's first EdTech Accelerator for education-related startups, situated in Spain but with a global focus. SEK Educational Group is a part of the SEK Educational Group.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Spain
  • City: Madrid
  • Started in: 2015
  • Founders: Felix Lopez Capel, Jose Luis Malaga Pescador
  • Number of investments: 17
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 24

You can find their website here.

19) Hyper Accelerator

19) Hyper Accelerator

Hyper Accelerator is a week-long program for firms in the last stages of development who require assistance with finance.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: New York
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 1

You can find their website here.

20) TwinklHive

20) TwinklHive

TwinklHive helps tech entrepreneurs with initial investment and other services.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United Kingdom
  • City: Sheffield
  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Jonathan Seaton
  • Number of investments: 2

You can find their website here.

21) VentureCrushFG

21) VentureCrushFG

VentureCrushFG is a startup accelerator that connects entrepreneurs with a network of resources to help them succeed.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: New York
  • Started in: 2009
  • Founders: Edward Zimmerman

You can find their website here.

22) IITM Incubation Cell

22) IITM Incubation Cell

IITM Incubation Cell is a technology business that provides holistic ecosystem assistance to companies from inception to scale-up.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: India
  • City: Chennai
  • Started in: 2013
  • Number of investments: 4

You can find their website here.

23) European Innovation Academy

23) European Innovation Academy

The European Innovation Academy (EIA) is an educational non-profit organization.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: France
  • City: Nice
  • Started in: 2011
  • Founders: Egon Saks

You can find their website here.

24) FCJ Triangulo Venture Builder

24) FCJ Triangulo Venture Builder

The Regional Office of Latin America's Largest Venture Builder

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Brazil
  • City: Uberlândia
  • Started in: 2018
  • Founders: Afrânio Almeida Junior, Paulo Justino
  • Number of investments: 2

You can find their website here.

25) Relatively Fund

25) Relatively Fund

A pure tech accelerator that develops, operates, and invests in the region's most forward-thinking entrepreneurs and inventors.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Jordan
  • City: Amman
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Mohd Santarissy

You can find their website here.

26) Accelerator for Clean Technologies

26) Accelerator for Clean Technologies

Clean Technology Accelerator is a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing clean technologies.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: Puerto Rico
  • Started in: 2006

You can find their website here.

27) SV In.Fusion

27) SV In.Fusion

In Silicon Valley, the top Startup Bootcamp for Foreign Founders.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: United States
  • City: San Francisco
  • Started in: 2013

You can find their website here.

28) Startup Lab MX

28) Startup Lab MX

Startup Lab MX is a place where people with creative ideas, entrepreneurs, and companies can be inspired, connected, and empowered.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Mexico
  • City: Potosi
  • Started in: 2012
  • Founders: Ana Greta Ibañez, Eduardo Calvillo Gamez, Pedro Martinez-Estrada

You can find their website here.

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