Visible Hands Fellowship is a 14-week, full-time fellowship program that supports Black, Latinx, Indigenous, women, and non-binary entrepreneurs in building high-growth tech startups. If admitted, you’ll get a $25,000 upfront investment and a chance to pitch your company to Visible Hands’ Investment Advisory Committee to secure an additional $175,000. During the program, entrepreneurs will receive guidance in developing and executing their concepts as well as in connecting with the right co-founder. The full-time program will run from September 13 to December 17th. PRIORITY DEADLINE: April 16, 2021 / Regular Deadline: May 7, 2021. APPLY HERE.

ESSENCE® + Pine-Sol™ Build Your Legacy
ESSENCE and Pine-Sol are joining forces to award a Black, woman entrepreneur $100,000 to go towards her business plus six months of business coaching with Income Strategist and Entrepreneur Nicole Walters. DEADLINE: April 16, 2021APPLY HERE.

Walmart's Open Call is an action packed one day virtual event where entrepreneurial suppliers virtually pitch shelf-ready products made, grown or assembled in the United States to Walmart buyers. Deadline: April 30, 2021. APPLY HERE.

Newlab's lnnovator Spotlight in partnership with Bank of America, fosters diversity and inclusion within the Newlab community and provides entrepreneurs working in transformative technology from underrepresented backgrounds with the resources they need to build and scale their companies. Four companies will each be awarded a 12-month Flex II membership (valid for two individuals), which offers access to Newlab’s 84,000 square foot space in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, Newlab’s extensive network, and resources. Deadline: April 28, 2021. APPLY HERE.

Target Accelerators: Takeoff Food and Beverage
Part accelerator, part boot camp, this five-week, consumer product startup accelerator is designed to help you build the knowledge and connections to take your brand to the next level. You’ll learn the ins and outs of mass retail while working with a team of mentors and Target leaders to better position your brand. Program running July 19 – August 20, 2021. Deadline: May 10, 2021. APPLY HERE.

Target Accelerators: Forward Founders 2021
Perfect for: Early-stage companies or first-time founders looking to learn how to take the next step toward retail readiness. Our first-ever cohort is looking for founders that want to accelerate their early-stage startup forward. Program running July 12 – September 3, 2021. Deadline: May 12, 2021. APPLY HERE.

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SoGal Black Founder Startup GrantDEADLINE: Rolling 
Visa She's Next Grant Program: DEADLINE: April 16, 2021
The Arch Grants Startup Competition: DEADLINE: April 30, 2021
Comcast RISE Marketing Services and Tech MakeoversDEADLINE: May 7, 2021

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