Bridge to MassChallenge Taiwan is an international startup competition that identifies and accelerates the top startups from across the world, and connects those startups to the global market and MassChallenge's global network.
Who are we?
Bridge to MassChallenge Taiwan (B2MC Taiwan) is a collaboration between MassChallenge and the Linkou Startup Terrace, under support from Taiwan’s Small and Medium Enterprise Administration (SMEA), Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA), to catalyze and support an Asian regional startup community in Taiwan.
Through Bridge to MassChallenge Taiwan, MassChallenge has teamed up with the Inspiring Super Ideas, BE Capital, BE Accelerator and DCB to support entrepreneurs as they develop and execute on game-changing ideas, technologies, and discoveries.
Who can participate?
We look for entrepreneurs who want to take their businesses to the next level. We accept applications from:
The official language of the program is English, and the applicant must be proficient in English.
When is the program? (See detailed timeline below)
What's in it for startups?
Following an international application process, selected startups will participate in intensive, multi-day boot camps in Taipei and Boston where startups will receive:
The top 20 applicants will attend the Taiwan boot camp, to be held in May 2019, which will culminate in a pitch competition. The top 10 teams will win a trip to Boston, USA, and participate in a week-long boot camp at the MassChallenge headquarters in October 2019.
How to Apply
If you have any questions, please submit your queries through the form below and we will get back to you at the earliest!
About Bridge to MassChallenge
Bridge to MassChallenge strengthens innovation ecosystems and drives the creation of high quality jobs by supporting entrepreneurs and connecting them to MassChallenge’s global network. The program collaborates with local entities to understand the potential and strategic value of their unique ecosystem, empowers them to build their innovation communities, and connects them to global markets.
MassChallenge is the most startup-friendly accelerator on the planet. To date, 1,500 MassChallenge alumni have raised over $3 billion in funding, generated approximately $2 billion in revenue, and created over 80,000 total jobs.