Since we announced 50 on Fire was making a comeback, the innovation community has been buzzing with anticipation, wondering who will be crowned at our second epic awards event. Thousands of nominations, and one grueling selection process later, it is finally time to announce this winter’s 50 on Fire finalists.

 Everyday this week, and continuing into the next, we will reveal the finalists for each industry category. We’ve already introduced the finalists for Marketing & Advertising, but there are still eight more categories of brilliant Bostonians go. Check out all the 50 on Fire Finalists here and find out which extraordinary companies or individuals made the cut and will vie for the top prize this December.

 The winners — chosen by an expert panel of judges — will be crowned at 50 on Fire December 5th at the Moakley Courthouse. Join us for one incredible night where Boston’s best and brightest gather to celebrate a year in innovation. Meet inspiring minds, feast on gourmet fare and toast this amazing city we call home. Buy your 50 on Fire tickets and be a part of the hottest event of the season.

Early bird tickets are only available until Friday, November 8th. Act fast if you want to score a deal and avoid getting stuck on the waiting list.

Now without further ado, here are the 50 on Fire Finalists for Education. Boston is known worldwide as a destination for higher learning. This year’s stacked group of finalists epitomize our city’s fiercely forward-thinking spirit and are ushering in a new era of education. 

Thank you to Babson, our Education industry sponsor.