Accelerating the Success of Minnesota's Startup Founders

BETA is an early stage accelerator for technology founders to learn & grow together. We’re always looking for great teams.

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We're Committed to Helping Founders Succeed

BETA accelerates the success of founders from Minnesota-based technology startups. It’s a group effort that couldn’t be done without the help of people like you; and it’s working.



264 Startups
$633M Funds Raised
2,286 Employees
BETA is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that runs two main programs - Twin Cities Startup Week (TCSW), which inspires would-be entrepreneurs to start a business and the BETA Cohort, a free, non-dilutive accelerator which trains founders on the topics required to grow their business. BETA offers a host of other programs and a community designed to support founders long after their time with us.

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There are many ways to contribute to this incredible story of growth and economic development.
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Strategic Partners

All of this made possible through the incredible support of our partners. Their generosity and passion for the success of our startup community ensures that the next great thing happens in our own backyard.

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There are many ways to support BETA’s programming! With every partnership, we’re looking to share your expertise and resources in addition to a financial commitment.
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