Kahoot! Ignite 2019

Accelerator program for awesome teams and apps

We are looking for innovative learning or gaming apps powered by talented product teams that would like to join us on our mission to make learning awesome. If you would like to become a part of our community and reach a global audience of learners, we'd love to hear from you.

Join us on our mission to make learning awesome

Our vision is to build the world’s leading learning community by connecting teachers, students, parents and organizations. We’re assembling a diverse family of apps for iOS, Android and Windows to join us on this journey. Create value for all learners across all geographies and champion our brand mission to make learning awesome!

With Kahoot! Ignite, you’ll access:

Global reach

Global distribution and reach – Reach a worldwide audience of teachers, students, schools and organizations.

Growth opportunities

User and revenue growth opportunities – Run joint campaigns with Kahoot! and our partners.

Knowledge exchange

Share and exchange knowledge with the Kahoot! team – From how to scale and monetize, to providing an excellent user experience.


Selected teams will receive funding as part of Kahoot! Ignite program.

Quick facts

Known globally

In 2018, over one billion players across 200 countries participated in a game of kahoot.

Embraced by teachers

5M teachers played Kahoot! in their classrooms during the school year.

Loved by students

Over 700M students participate in a game of kahoot monthly.

Valued by organizations

Over 20M participating players in organizations in the last 12 months, with customers in 120 countries.

Leading learning app

Consistently ranked as a top learning app in app stores in different countries.

Backed by renowned investors

Kahoot! is backed by the biggest learning companies in the world, including Microsoft and Disney.

Join us on our mission to make learning awesome

We are looking for innovative learning or gaming apps powered by talented product teams that share these qualities:

  • Have a vision for making an impact on the future of learning
  • Create meaningful value for teachers, students, parents of students, and/or corporate trainers
  • Can subscribe to Kahoot!’s mission to make learning awesome!
  • Share Kahoot!’s company values: Playfulness, Inclusivity and Curiosity

If you share our values and you have a product that fits the mission then send us your application to be a part of Kahoot! Ignite. Get in touch by sending us an email to ignite@kahoot.com with your team/app background, your goals and aspirations. Let’s chat!

Once admitted to Kahoot! Ignite, we’ll discuss a strategic partnership that could include financing, knowledge sharing and global distribution.

Kahoot! is a game-based learning platform that makes it easy to create, share and play fun learning games or trivia quizzes in minutes. Kahoot! is used in a multitude of settings – in K-12 and university classrooms, corporate offices, social settings, and major sporting and cultural events. Kahoot! is embraced by teachers, loved by students and valued by organizations and in 2018, Kahoot! had over 1 billion participating players in more than 200 countries. Kahoot! is on a mission to make learning awesome and build the leading learning community in the world. Launched in 2013, the company is headquartered in Norway with offices in the US and the UK. Let’s play!