Apply for the WISE Edtech Accelerator Programme 2021, and join other innovators around the world to build and provide innovative solutions to tech problems.

You get to network with and access a community of tech founders and receive top notch mentorship and coaching.

Application Deadline: April 23, 2021


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Global Network

Access a community of over 50 edtech founders from 18 countries 

Interaction with industry leaders from the private sector, non-profit  organisations and government  

Networking opportunities with potential donors, investors and partners

Coaching & Mentorship

A hand-picked team of experts providing founders with support on:

Marketing, sales & fundraising  

Product strategy, development and roadmapping 

Market insights and positioning

International Visibility

Selected ventures will have the opportunity to attend our international  events and promotion on our global platforms including: 

WISE@ forums, previous editions were held in Paris, New York and Beijing

WISE social media platforms 

WISE Summit in Doha, convening over 4000 attendees from 100 countries


  • An edtech venture established for at least one year; 
  • Evidence of existing beneficiaries or users; 
  • Product beyond Minimum Viable Product (MVP) stage
  • Evidence of existing revenue; 
  • A dedicated team

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Application Instructions

All applicants must provide the following: 

  • Submission of the official online application form, in English 
  • A short 3 minute video pitch via YouTube link. The pitch must explain what the edtech solution is, the problem being tackled, who their beneficiaries are, traction so far and why they are applying for the WISE Edtech Accelerator 
  • A product demo via YouTube link or log-in information for the WISE team  to assess the product

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About the WISE Edtech Accelerator Program

For over six years, we have supported founders from around the world build and scale innovative edtech solutions. With the support of our community of edtech founders, investors and education stakeholders, we have delivered a bespoke program aimed at providing access to quality mentorship, coaching and a global network focused on changing the way we learn, teach and work.

The WISE Edtech Accelerator is a key part of our edtech program that aims to support innovation, conduct new research into edtech, and build a global edtech community.

Key Dates and Order of Program

February 22, 2021: Applications open

April 23, 2021: Final deadline

September 29, 2021: 2021 Cohort announced

Selection Process

Each year, a committee composed of leading experts in education and entrepreneurship will support the WISE Edtech Accelerator team in the selection process. Applications will be assessed according to the following criteria: 


How well the venture addresses the problem that it aims to solve

How innovative the solution is in light of existing ventures worldwide

The potential educational impact 

The potential for growth and scalability.

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