AlphaLab Gear is a nationally-ranked hardware accelerator in Pittsburgh, PA.
Hardware Cup is an international pitch competition with a $50k grand prize.At AlphaLab Gear guides early-stage physical product companies through a 30-week program, providing funding, office space, education sessions, connections to customers, and mentorship from industry experts. We follow the program with an optional eight-week manufacturing-focused module. We take companies from an initial idea or prototype, through engaging early customers, to fulfilling demand by manufacturing at scale.
Apply to the 2019 AlphaLab Gear Hardware Cup for a shot to compete at one of our regional competitions. Regional winners will receive $3k cash and other prizes, as well as a trip to our Hardware Cup Finals in Pittsburgh for a shot at the $50k grand prize, and a spot at our Investor Day!
Apply by 1/27/19 for Pittsburgh, Boston, and DC regional Hardware Cups.
Apply by 2/24/19 for Atlanta, Boulder, Chicago, and San Jose regional Hardware Cups.
Check out www.hardwarecup.com for more information.