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Meet the 15 Startups going through to the NEAR Blockchain Accelerator Bootcamp

NEAR Blockchain Accelerator Shortlist-2

What set these startups apart

  • Need for decentralization in the product’s use case
  • Defensibility considering the size of the problem in market terms and the presence of existing solutions.
  • Traction — what the founding team has done bootstrapped and more importantly to understand if they are committed to solving the problem.
  • Ability to leverage the NEAR Protocol to build their solution
  • The team in terms of product fit and their motivation towards committing to this endeavor.

NEAR Blockchain Accelerator — Top 15

What’s next?

  • Scaling a crypto startup
  • Blockchain business models
  • Token economics and mechanism design
  • Treasury management
  • Understanding crypto regulations
  • Marketing and growth
  • Fundraising
  • Product development



NEAR is the network for a world reimagined. Through simple, secure, and scalable technology, millions are empowered to invent and explore new experiences. Business, creativity, and community are being reimagined for a more sustainable and inclusive future.

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