WISE Accelerator

Criteria for Selection

  • Solution and innovation
  • Strategy and management
  • Development beyond proof of concept
  • potential for growth


  • Established for at least two years
  • A significant and growing number of beneficiaries or customers
  • A record of activity with a product or service that has been successfully implemented and beyond proof of concept
  • Existing, stable revenues, and new opportunities for growth
  • A dedicated team, with an established physical space or office
  • Deep knowledge of the market or educational context and of their beneficiaries’ or customers’ needs
  • Clear future objectives and motivation to further develop
  • Good understanding of the project’s current challenges in scaling.


  • Applications must be from original projects related to the field of education and technology only.
  • Projects must be formally constituted and must have progressed beyond proof of concept.
  • All applicants must complete, in English, the official online application form fully
  • Applications must be submitted online in English using the official application
  • Once selected, projects should commit to facilitating the needs assessment and providing any information or clarification that may be required by the WISE team or the mentors.

Official Link

Deadline: 14th June 2017