The BETA Cohort is a FREE, non-dilutive accelerator program that puts founders front and center to Minnesota's technology and innovation community. Together, founding teams learn, work, and grow our state's next great businesses.
Twenty companies. Four months. Lasting impact.
As a Cohort founder, you'll gain valuable insight on how to grow and scale your company while BETA's community provides access to the resources and relationships required to achieve major milestones.
Secure your first customers. Raise your first round. Make your first hire.
CHECK OUT OUR ALUMNI:
Have one day a week to dedicate to your growth? Over nine weeks, the Cohort meets community experts who train on:
We're dedicated to your success. Invest time and expect to develop the following:
Alumni founders report that one of the best parts of joining the BETA network is access to peers. Founders will work alongside fellow founders, connect on a private founder Slack channel, and troubleshoot key issues with experts in our network and the BETA team.
There are no hard and fast rules for what type of startup we accept into the program, but here are some common traits that have proven to lead to a positive experience: