The MVB VI Accelerator Program is a BNB-focused accelerator program between the BNB Chain and Binance Labs to help projects develop and grow more organically through coaching, investment, and network support. We provide an extensive and informative weekly curriculum for supporting top project teams to deliver a working product that reaches Product-market fit.
Want to Join MVB VI?
Please fill out the application form below - its simple, straightforward and only take a few minutes
We're looking for projects that need acceleration and that drive innovation and progress within the BNB Chain ecosystem and the whole blockchain industry. We welcome ventures at any stage and valuation. We strive to find projects with a unique market fit and that contribute to a secure environment, allowing cutting-edge innovation to be delivered to the ecosystem. The program application period is from November 2022 to January 2023, and short-listed projects will join the official program at the beginning of February 2023.
Yes, MVB is a bi-annual accelerator program. Please follow Binance Labs and the BNB Chain websites and Twitter for the latest MVB program information.
2. How is MVB different from the BNB Chain Regional Innovation Incubators (e.g. Europe)?
MVB is the flagship accelerator program that aims to better support startups (Builders/Developers) built on the BNB Chain to grow into reliable and valuable contributors to the multi-chain ecosystem. Admitted projects will have the opportunity to receive investments from Binance Labs and grants from the BNB Chain, as well as integration and support from both.
MVB is a partnership between Binance Labs and the BNB chain, with the goal and vision to
Accelerate the growth of projects from all stages
Drive innovation and progress within the BNB chain ecosystem and the whole blockchain industry
Help projects grow more organically through coaching and curriculums from Binance Labs
BNB Chain Innovation Incubators are regional grant-based programs designed for Web3 startups globally. Winners of these Innovation Incubators will receive strong referrals to MVB.
3. What is Binance Labs and its role in MVB?
Binance Labs is the venture arm of Binance running the infrastructure impact funds with an initiative to incubate, invest in, and empower blockchain projects. Binance Labs covers the full life cycles of start-ups from early-stage incubation to late-stage venture capital investments. Since 2018, Binance Labs has invested in more than 200 projects from 25 countries. Investment track record includes billion-dollar-worth projects such as Matic, Dune Analytics, LayerZero, Celestia, etc. As of August 2022, Binance Labs is the largest crypto VC in the industry by Asset Under Management (AuM) of $7.5 billion. Binance Labs is super excited to be the strategic partner of the BNB Chain team to bring the best accelerator program to the BNB community.
Through MVB, Binance Labs will be collaborating with the BNB Chain team to identify quality projects/teams with strong goals and visions for building the BNB ecosystem and make selective investments and grants at the end of the program. The general evaluation criteria include but are not limited to:
Innovative product backed by strong tech
Scalable total addressable market
Dedicated team with relevant background, long-term vision, and resiliency
Sustainable business model to achieve product-market fit
Robust tokenomics to add value and incentives to all ecosystem participants