- Self-identified Black founder, co-founder, or other member of C-suite.
- Proven minimum viable product
- Early Stage (Pre-seed – Seed)
- Less than 5 years in operation
- Raised less than $500,000 in funding to date
-Not a recipient of any previous funding from sponsors General Catalyst, Khosla Ventures and Google for Startups.
Applications close January 16th, 2021 at 11:59pm ET
Note: The competition has two tracks, one for pre-revenue ventures and another for revenue generating ventures. Prize winnings will total to $175K (non-dilutive)!