Hardware Startups can win $50K through AlphaLab Gear’s Hardware Cup
Win $50,000 in the Hardware Cup. The AlphaLab Gear Hardware Cup is an international pitch competition for early-stage hardware startups. We have regional competitions in six U.S. cities (including Pittsburgh and Chicago), with the winner in each receiving $3,000 and a chance to pitch at the international finals. Beyond the top finals prize of $50,000, companies will have the opportunity to meet over 100 potential investors, customers and partners. Any physical product company can apply: manufactured products, IoT/connected devices, health/medical, consumer products, consumer electronics, food, fashion, robotics, etc. Apply at hardwarecup.com.
Applications Open for AlphaLab Gear Hardware Accelerator. Applications for the next cycle of AlphaLab Gear are open until February 11th. AlphaLab Gear is a nationally-ranked hardware accelerator in Pittsburgh. We guide early-stage physical product companies through a 21-week customer discovery module and a 15-week manufacturing module, with up to $125,000 in funding. Apply at alphalabgear.org.