MassChallenge FinTech

Applications are now open! Learn how to apply here. The deadline for applications is October 8th, 2020 at 12pm ET.

Launched in 2018, MassChallenge FinTech accelerates outcomes-driven partnerships between startups and enterprises to fuel innovation. MCFT firmly believes that startups and incumbents can accomplish more together than they can alone, and we’re dedicated to transforming financial services through our results-focused, collaborative model.

Learn more about our impact during 2020 year here.

Program Benefits

  • Results-driven partnership with one or more industry leaders: see our 2021 partners' reverse pitches
  • Growth support and in-kind resources through partners such as FinTech Sandbox, Goodwin Procter, and Brandeis International Business School 
  • Tailored deep-dive sessions with industry experts to strengthen your enterprise-readiness as you scale 
  • Equity-free program stipends, expert mentorship, and direct access to the Boston fintech and finserv ecosystem 

Eligibility Guidelines 

Enterprise-ready fintech startups (in general, have raised less than ~$10M in equity-based funding and generated less than ~$10M in revenue in the last 12 months). Please note these are guidelines, not firm requirements. While funding and revenue are important factors in enterprise readiness, we also look at team strength, product/market fit, customer traction etc. See our 2020 cohort here

 

Timeline

Applications Open

8 September 2020

Application Launch Event

9 September 2020

Applications Close

8 October 2020

Judging

October - December 2020

Finalist Announcement

December 2020

FinTech Program

January - June 2021

Get the latest news for MassChallenge FinTech.

2019 FinTech Silver Winner
Cake (joincake.com)
Consumer Products
2019 FinTech Silver Winner
Catapult HQ, Inc.
Financial Technology
2019 FinTech Silver Winner
Coalesce.ai
Financial Technology
2019 FinTech Silver Winner
Digital Onboarding, Inc.
Financial Technology
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Devon Sherman
Managing Director
Devon Sherman is the Managing Director of MassChallenge FinTech. Prior to joining MassChallenge, Devon was a global strategist at State Street Corporation in its Boston, New York, and London offices where she partnered with C-suite executives to source and evaluate FinTech startups for partnership opportunities, drive research for market entry and expansion opportunities in Latin America, the Nordics and the Middle East, and to develop competitive intelligence.

Fintech Partners

 

 

 

Mission

MassChallenge strengthens the global innovation ecosystem by accelerating high-potential startups across all industries, from anywhere in the world.