Largest Pitch Competition for Diverse Founders @ SoGal Foundation
Women and diverse founders are creating billion-dollar businesses at an unprecedented speed. SoGal is excited to announce the largest global pitch competition for women and diverse entrepreneurs worldwide hosted in 25+ cities on 5 continents around the world, and culminating in a global final competition and 3-day immersive educational bootcamp in Silicon Valley. Learn how to apply below!
About SoGal Foundation:
The SoGal Foundation (iamsogal.com) is the largest global platform redefining the next generation of founders and funders. Our mission is to close the diversity gap in entrepreneurship & investing by holistically supporting 100K+ person community in 40+ chapters across 5 continents. We're currently hiring our next full-time team members who will be joining the founding team and dozens of part-time volunteers and community leads.
The second annual SoGal Global Pitch Competition & Startup Bootcamp for diverse founders is back & better than ever! Hosted in 25+ cities across 5 continents around the world, and culminating in a final global pitch competition and 3-day immersive educational bootcamp in Silicon Valley, this is the first and only globally focused pitch opportunity for women & diverse entrepreneurs.
Startups that are pre-Series A (raised less than $3M) with at least one woman or underrepresented founder are encouraged to apply! The top teams selected from each regional round will join our final global pitch competition and bootcamp in Silicon Valley, for guaranteed face time with dozens of top VCs and angel investors, curated educational programming, unparalleled 1:1 mentorship, top tier press exposure, and a chance to win investment capital. Over half a million (and counting) investment dollars have already been allocated to the final competition from our friends at SoGal Ventures and Draper U.
Deadline to Apply: August 1, 2019 but applications are admitted on a rolling basis, so please apply early.
Location: Silicon Valley for top selected teams
APPLY HERE and let them know Next Gen sent you!