We're thrilled to announce that we won the best startup award at SXSW EDU last week in Austin!
To share our prize with our customers we have extended free "Edmit Plus" access to every visitor of our site this week. Please explore and enjoy, and get in touch with any feedback or questions!
Edmit was selected as a finalist from hundreds of applicants and presented alongside seven other companies and was presented with the award, which included a cash prize in addition to other benefits.
The competition showcases innovative companies working to improve educational outcomes. The contest's judges are leaders in educational innovation and technology: Bridget Burns, University Innovation Alliance Executive Director; Jonathan Rochelle, Director of Product Management for Google for Education, Tony Wan, EdSurge Managing Editor, and Vince Chan, Creta Ventures Co-Founder and General Partner.
Thanks for supporting our mission of helping families make smarter financial decisions about college!
Founded by recognized university leaders, Edmit provides personalized insights and advice to help families find colleges that meet their academic goals and are within their financial means. Families that use Edmit make smarter college choices leading to less debt and better earnings outcomes, saving thousands of dollars.