[EXPIRED] $50k @ Google

The 8th Women Startup Challenge, produced by Women Who Tech, is accepting applications from women-led startups building products solving large global problems to compete for a $50k cash grant at Google in NYC. Learn more about the competition and how to apply here.

About Women Who Tech:

Women Who Tech, a nonprofit organization, to bring together talented and renowned women breaking new ground in technology to transform the world and inspire change. Women Who Tech is on a mission to fund women-led startups.

Through our Women Startup Challenges, which have been held in Washington, D.C. at 1776, New York at Microsoft and Google, San Francisco at LinkedIn, London at City Hall, and Paris at Hôtel de Ville, we have brought together the best early-stage, women-led startups using tech to rapidly scale and innovate. Our cohorts have collectively raised over $25 million.

The Opportunity:

The 8th Women Startup Challenge, produced by Women Who Tech, is accepting applications from women-led startups building products solving large global problems to compete for a $50k cash grant at Google in NYC.

Launched in partnership with Craig Newmark, founder of craigslist and Craig Newmark Philanthropies, the Women Startup Challenge will showcase 10 of the best early stage, women-led startups who will pitch their companies at Google in NYC on May 29th, 2019 to some of the biggest investors, including:

  • Ellie Wheeler, Partner at Greycroft

  • Esther Dyson, Executive Founder of Wellville, Investor

  • Jen Wolf, Partner and COO of Initialized Capital

  • Jennifer Fielding, Managing Director of Techstars and Cofounder of The Fund

  • Nashilu Mouen-Makoua, Investor at First Round Capital

  • Nisha Dua, General Partner at BBG Ventures

Women Who Tech will be awarding a $50,000 cash grant, and pro bono services to the winning ventures. Startups will also participate in an investor mentoring day at Techstars.

Eligibility:

Startups located within North America that have at least one woman cofounder, that are using to tech to rapidly scale and innovate, and have raised no more than $2.2 million can apply to this Startup Challenge. More rules and criteria can be found at the link below.

Deadline:

March 28, 2010 at 11:59 PDT

Interested?

APPLY HERE and tell them Next Gen sent you!

Alex Gordon