Opportunities for Startups and Supporters

New England/Boston Startups: Present your new tech product to 200 Boston New Technology members at our monthly startup showcase and get publicity with our 23k members/subscribers! Learn More and Sign Up

Johnson & Johnson: Lung Cancer Innovation QuickFire Challenge

Up to three innovators with the best ideas, technologies, or solutions that improves human healthcare related to preventing, intercepting or curing lung cancer will be awarded up to a total of $750,000 in grants, a voucher for one year of residency at JLABS @ Shanghai (optional), including a laboratory bench, workstation and access to the JLABS community, and mentorship from Johnson & Johnson Innovation and/or its affiliates. Apply by 9/14

The Capital Network Fellowship for Female Entrepreneurs

Provides a free six-month membership with these benefits: office hours with TCN team, TCN’s educational events, networking with a community of entrepreneurs going through the same challenges as you, workshop your pitch in a small group setting, pitch your company to our board of advisors for feedback, connect to our network of investors and resources. Apply by 9/21

Massachusetts Clean Energy Center Catalyst Program

Provides grants of up to $65,000 to researchers and early-stage companies looking to demonstrate initial prototypes of their clean energy and water technologies. Apply by 9/24

GE Healthcare: In Good Company - 2018 Optimal Aging Challenge

A $20,000 (USD) global competition to improve healthy aging by leveraging the development of breakthrough technologies, community resources and other creative new solutions to reduce social isolation and loneliness and increase engagement among the older populations. In collaboration with Massachusetts Governor Baker's Council to Address Aging in Massachusetts (MA Aging Council),Massachusetts Institute of Technology's AgeLab (MIT AgeLab), Benchmark Senior Living (Benchmark) and GE Healthcare are seeking innovative ideas to improve caregiving, transportation services for seniors, elder care housing solutions and effective employment or volunteerism opportunities for seniors. Apply by 9/28

MassChallenge HealthTech Accelerator

To support digital health startups, the City of Boston, MeHI, MACP, and MassChallenge established the digital health innovation hub MassChallenge HealthTech, formerly [email protected] We believe that when entrepreneurs and the community come together to solve problems, we will accelerate innovation and transform healthcare. Startups should apply for these benefits: partnership offer, office space, a community of experts, partners, and innovation enthusiasts, more than $250K in equity-free prizes, Structured Goals and Milestones project management, and measurable growth in revenue, funding, and employee size. Use code MCHT19BNT25 to save 25% on the application fee. Apply by 10/12

MassChallenge FinTech Accelerator

Launched in 2018, MassChallenge FinTech will accelerate innovation in the financial services industry by making it easier for startups and established businesses, institutions, and organizations to work together. Headquartered in Boston, MassChallenge FinTech will match later-stage FinTech startups with industry leaders to accelerate the emerging products and services that have the power to transform the financial services ecosystem. Startups should apply for these benefits: Access to 8+ challenge partners that will support startups with co-development opportunities, product validation, customer connections, strategic investments, and advisor introductions, the opportunity to win a portion of $250K in cash prizes and Collaborative office space. Apply by 10/12

Boston Founder Institute Accelerator

A 3.5-month startup launch program that provides a step-by-step structure, constant feedback from Boston's top mentors, and an international network of entrepreneurs to help you build an enduring company. The program is ideal for aspiring or early-stage entrepreneurs who want to build tech or tech-enabled businesses (including people that still have full-time jobs). Leaders of the world's fastest growing startups have graduated from the program!  Apply  by 10/14 and Learn More

SOLIDWORKS for Entrepreneurs

For early-stage hardware startups that meet the eligibility criteria, the SOLIDWORKS for Entrepreneurs program offers software, training, and co-marketing resources, at no cost, to help you succeed!  Learn More and Apply here.  SOLIDWORKS offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data.  SOLIDWORKS products are easy to learn and use, and help you design products better.

Be a BUILD Mentor

Boston high school students are launching their own businesses and they need you! Invest in the next leaders of Boston by signing up to be a mentor. Mentors work with their BUILD team to develop and strengthen skills like communication, collaboration, innovation and grit as well as empowering BUILD students to take charge of their education, careers, and life. Mentoring takes place weekly at our partner schools during the early afternoon. Use your lunch hour to make a difference in a young person’s life while connecting with other like-minded professionals in Boston. Learn More and Sign Up

The Capital Network: Launchpad on Demand Office hours from your computer

First Thursday of every month. A great opportunity for entrepreneurs! Get real time feedback from experienced angel investors, without the pressure of a formal pitch session. You’ve got questions and we have answers! Entrepreneur participation is capped to allow for a 3-3 ratio of angels to entrepreneurs giving you the best one on one discussion, all from the comfort of your computer or mobile device. Launchpad members are ready to answer your most burning questions and give you practical advice on what steps to take next. Learn more and sign up

iFundWomen Boston

If you are a Boston-area women-led startup or small business, apply now to be a part of iFundWomen Boston, in partnership with Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh and Women Entrepreneurs Boston (WE BOS). iFundWomen is a platform designed to help the city's female entrepreneurs raise the capital needed to get their ideas off the ground. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Apply Today

Submit Your Product to Mass Innovation Nights

Mass Innovation Nights is looking for Boston-area women founders with digital health products, medical devices and combination devices to showcase for at 5th Annual Women Founder event on October 15th. The deadline for this event is August 31st, but startups can submit for future events. Submit your product here

BostonENET's eMinute Pitch

This program is a great way for founders to build experience pitching their companies in front of a large, friendly audience. Up to 2 founders are selected to present at the start of each BostonENET meeting. Founders get 90 seconds to introduce their company, talk about the problem they're solving, the traction they've gotten, and what their next step is. Each pitch is followed by several minutes of feedback and suggestions from the panelists that are presenting during the main portion of the meeting. With attendance ranging from 50 to 90 people an eMinute can provide substantial free exposure for a company and founder. Apply Today

Free "The Magic of Security Tokens" eBook!

Download Indeco Union's free eBook to learn all about evaluating, buying, selling, issuing and trading security tokens on the blockchain. Then sign up for Indeco's Social Capital platform, where anyone can invest, and any company to raise capital, using SEC-compliant crypto assets. Indeco aligns the interests of investors and entrepreneurs and promotes transparency for long-term value creation.

Join the Greater Boston Startups Group on facebook

Working on a startup, supporting startups, or interested? Join this well-moderated group for members to discuss technology, seek help, and build their startups. Hosted by MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge in partnership with Boston New Technology and 35+ organizations that support Boston’s startup ecosystem. Introduce yourself and start conversations!

Free eBook: "Killer UX Design" ($29 Value)

Create User Experiences To Wow Your Visitors. Killer UX Design is jam-packed with real-life examples that show you how to harness the power of user experience to build interfaces that influence and inspire. You will gain an appreciation for your users and learn how to create experiences for them that keep them coming back - time and time again! Download eBook

Free Social Entrepreneurship 101 Course

Discover Your Passion and Path to Change the World! Understand the concept of social entrepreneurship and be inspired to find new ways to tackle the world’s greatest challenges. Appreciate that social entrepreneurship is a mindset to tackle problems across different sectors (public, private, non-profit). Discover a pathway for how you can make change whether this is founding an enterprise, serving on a board, or supporting social entrepreneurs in other creative ways. Enroll Now

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