Sizzle AI, a New York-based free interactive app that utilizes the power of AI to guide learners step by step through problem-solving, secured $7.5 million in seed funding to further develop its platform.
The round was led by Owl Ventures, with participation from 8VC.
The company offers students a supportive and confidence-building experience by encouraging them to tackle problems themselves. The Sizzle AI app employs large language models and deep learning algorithms to facilitate engaging, back-and-forth dialogues.
“We want to encourage students to ask questions and give everyone the opportunity to be a lifelong learner, no matter what kind of background they come from, school they attend, or what they’re learning about. We’re thrilled to be able to offer Sizzle internationally, for free, so anyone can learn through access to instant guidance.” – Jerome Pesenti, the founder and CEO of Sizzle AI.
Sizzle AI’s app is currently available internationally in English, with plans to expand its language offerings and introduce additional features to enhance the learning experience.
Company: SIZZLE AI, INC.
Round: Seed Round
Funding Month: August 2023
Lead Investors: Owl Ventures
Additional Investors: 8VC
Company Website: https://www.szl.ai/
Software Category: AI Tutoring Chatbot
About the Company: Founded by Jerome Pesenti, Sizzle AI is an AI tutoring chatbot startup that aims to provide students with personalized assistance for their STEM homework. It harnesses AI technology to interact with learners in a way that fosters excitement and support. Sizzle’s mission is to make learning an incredible and engaging experience for everyone.