MassChallenge 2010


Competition Organizer

MassChallenge, an independent not-for-profit organization

Submission Date


Awards Date


Total Prize Cash (US Dollars)


Competition Category
  • Business - All U.S.
Who's Eligible
Essentially anyone from anywhere, although physical presence in Massachusetts is necessary during the competition for presentations and mentoring. Winners are not required to maintain their operations in Massachusetts. Must have less than $500K of aggregate investment to date and less than $1M in revenue over last 12 months.
Important Dates

Registration officially begins on April 14, 2010 (originally April 7) and ends on June 11, 2010. Entry fee is $195 if paid before May 15 and $295 if paid between May 15 and June 11. Final judging and awards ceremonies will take place on October 21, 2010 in Boston MA.

Competition Prizes

The exact number and amount of prizes will depend on the judges, but 15-20 prizes of $50K-100K are expected, totaling $1 million of prize money.

Other Info

This marks the inaugural competition for MassChallenge, which as an independent entity has attracted support from governmental, foundation, and private sources.