The CCSNH Promise Program: Closing the Tuition Gap for Eligible New Hampshire Community College Students!

Impact stories from

NHTI - Concord's Community College

Impact Stories from The Foundation for New Hampshire Community Colleges: Tim Near, NHTI

NHTI grad Tim Near develops technology to enhance movement

Tim Near


Degree in mechanical engineering, 2011


Tim Near graduated from NHTI – Concord’s Community College in 2011 with a degree in mechanical engineering.

Tim is the founder and CEO of Cyborg Lab, Inc, a rapidly growing startup that develops a gamified social activity platform. In 2018, Cyborg was a finalist in the 2018 NH Startup Challenge, graduates of New Hampshire’s startup accelerator, Accelerate NH, and winners of TechOut2018, the NH Tech Alliance’s annual startup competition.

Read more about Tim on Live Free and Start’s site.

To learn more about NHTI – Concord’s Community College, visit the college’s website: