We are looking for applicants with the following characteristics:
• You have at least one cofounder in school (undergrad or grad), you recently dropped out, or you recently graduated (up to 2 years out of school)
• You have at least one cofounder who is a womxn and/or person of color
• Your business is past the idea stage, meaning you have some kind of prototype or MVP
• You are dedicated to your business - this is not a side project
We will provide each team with non-dilutive grant funding for the duration of the program.
The priority deadline for this application is Feb 3rd 2021, and applications close on the 10th.
Anyone can apply, but be mindful that mentors and programming will function between EST / PST timezones, and there will be some mandatory sessions during this time.
Yes, the whole program is 100% remote / online, as is the application and selection process.
Solo founders are welcome!
Your work belongs to you and you may license as you see fit.
Yes! Each of our cohorts culminates in an online Demo Day at which the startups present to a carefully selected, invite-only audience. We will also facilitate introductions to other investors in our network.
Whatever you need. Need help with pricing strategy, we will find an expert? Thinking about fundraising a pre-seed or seed? You can get real feedback from investors. Need help with marketing? We will find you the right mentor. We are deeply committed to your success and will do whatever it takes to get you to where you want to go.
We accept 8 teams per cohort.
Reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org.