No idea is too early to be considered. We’re seeking dedicated founders with big ambitions.
Each of the 10+ winning teams will receive:
$25K SAFE, no cap, no discount.
Skip to Pear Accelerator final interview.
Six separate competitions for six campuses. At least one winner at each campus, and typically more.
Pear Competition for GSB
Pear Competition for HBS
Pear Competition for MIT
Pear Competition for Penn
Pear Competition for UC Berkeley
Pear Competition for Stanford Engineering
You can apply for Pear Competition and Pear Accelerator through a single application. You do not have to be a winner of Competition to be accepted into the Accelerator.
Students who want to launch their startup and begin a relationship with Pear.
At least one of your team must be a current student at one of the six campuses. More campuses to be added in future.
Applications are now open! Early applicants gain priority over limited interview slots.
The application deadline varies by campus:
February 16th - GSB
February 16th - HBS
February 23rd - MIT
February 23rd - Penn
March 1st - UC Berkeley
March 8th - Stanford Engineering