Play Labs Application Deadline extended until Feb 28!

New Application Deadline: Feb 28

Want to build your playful tech startup (VR/AR/AI, etc) this summer?

Let us help you with funding, facilities, and mentorship from industry leading entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and MIT faculty.

Apply before February 28 to become a part of the first batch of Play Labs and build your startup on the MIT Campus this summer!  

Get more info and apply online at

Still looking for an idea?
See our Request for Startups

Curious why we started Play Labs?
Read the post by our Executive Director, Riz Virk, Why We Started Play Labs

Questions about Play Labs and whether your startup/idea qualifies?
Read our updated FAQ or email us at

Special Note: Want to apply but you're not from MIT?
We've received quite a few inquiries from non-MIT teams. As a result, we are opening up one slot in the program for "visiting scholar" teams (teams that are affiliated with another university in the Boston area). See our FAQ for specifics, or email us at