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Harvard Alumni Accelerator 1st Runner Up

By May 19, 2023May 31st, 2024No Comments

Beyond Education (BE) proudly secured the 1st Runner-Up in the final pitch of the prestigious Harvard Alumni Entrepreneurs Accelerator program, powered by Pegasus Tech Ventures. This ten-week accelerator is designed to provide early-stage, Harvard alumni-founded companies with the essential tools to scale their businesses.

Selected from a competitive pool of 101 applicants from 18 countries, BE was among the eleven innovative startups chosen, representing six schools and six countries. This virtual accelerator supports a diverse range of industries and geographies, emphasizing a personalized and impactful experience for each participant.

The program offers a wealth of expertise from experienced entrepreneurs, educators, and investors, integrating a peer-mentoring process to foster strong connections and mastery of key business concepts. The curriculum covers crucial areas such as business modeling, market opportunity, team building, scaling, operational excellence, and funding strategies.

The journey culminated in a Demo Day, where each startup showcased its progress to a panel of experts and investors, and is where Beyond Education achieved its outstanding achievement as the first runner-up in this globally recognized accelerator program!

Thank you to the HAE Accelerator, Pegasus Tech Ventures, and all the other startups in the cohort for the enriching experience!