What’s new?

Here’s the latest download: Michelson Runway EdTech Accelerator is back and now accepting applications! R1 is due Dec 15th, R2 is due Jan 5th, and programming will run from Feb-May 2018. Runway was recently acquired by a Global 2000 real estate company, we’ve added a few new team members and partnerships, and can’t wait to kick off programming for Cohort 2 in 2018. In the meantime, we’d love your help during our call for applications, please see below and feel free to share broadly. Thank you for your patience and continued interest in our mission and work.

With gratitude,
The Michelson Team




Call for Applications

We are now accepting applications for Michelson Runway EdTech Accelerator Cohort 2 and we’d love your help in spreading the word. Applications close Friday January 5, 2018 and interested startups can learn more at bit.ly/jlMR.

For easy sharing, we’ve included a press release, a social media packet (with pre-written copy you can share), and the direct link to the application. Please feel free to share broadly. You can email Jade at jade+MRC2@20mm.org for any questions. We’re excited to see what applications roll in thanks to your help!

With gratitude,
The Michelson Team

Read our Press Release

Social Media Packet

F6S Application Link

Social Media Packet


  • Proud to support @MichelsonRunway #EdTech Accelerator. If you’re an early stage #venture, we encourage you to apply and join a growing community of education and future of work #changeagents! bit.ly/jlMR #impactinvesting
  • Are you an #entrepreneur with an #edtech startup? @MichelsonRunway is looking for innovators, visionaries, and doers, reimagining the future of ed and work! Apply for the 2018 cohort bit.ly/jlMR #impactinvesting
  • Do you believe all students around the world should have access to an affordable, equitable, & high-quality education that leads to a meaningful career? If so, apply for the @MichelsonRunway #edtech accelerator & take your venture to the next level! bit.ly/jlMR #edtech

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  • Facebook: Proud to support the Michelson Runway EdTech Accelerator! If you know of an #edtech startup working on programs, products, or services that improve equity, access and efficacy in postsecondary education (higher education, workforce development, and/or lifelong learning) apply to be a part of @MichelsonRunway’s 2018 cohort: bit.ly/jlMR
  • LinkedIn: @The Michelson 20MM Foundation invests in companies working on programs, products, and services that improve equity, access, and efficacy in postsecondary education (higher education, workforce development, and/or lifelong learning). If you’re an edtech startup, apply today for a chance to join our Michelson Runway Accelerator to be among the top minds in #highered. bit.ly/jlMR