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Opportunity for USA, Canada, and International Black-led start-up companies to participate in a business accelerator program in Wisconsin. Participating companies will receive funding, mentorship, office space, and other benefits. Start-ups from any stage of development may apply. Applications are accepted from startups across the globe. However, gener8tor requires that at least one founder from each startup be located in Milwaukee for the duration of the program.
The Spring 2021 program will be held virtually due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
The investment priorities for Northwestern Mutual Black Founder Accelerator, Powered by gener8tor are aligned with Northwestern Mutual Future Venture’s key strategic areas of focus:
Participating Companies Receive:
GrantWatch ID#: 194335
Up to ten high-growth startups per year (two cohorts of five).
$100,000 cash investment directly into your current round (if raising) or uncapped convertible note (if not currently raising). This accelerator does not take a predetermined amount of equity upfront.
Program Dates: September 23, 2021 - December 17, 2021
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply online: https://airtable.com/shrud44Wc19XoPZBD
If you are interested in learning more, contact YaaJoy Engel, Northwestern Mutual Black Founder Accelerator, Program Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org
313 N Plankinton Avenue,
Milwaukee, WI 53203
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