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VC Funding To Black-Based Startups Slows; The Viral Spiral; Joyful Juneteenth!

Welcome to Concern #97 of For Coloured Ladies Who Tech, a weekly e-newsletter for Black and Brown ladies (and our allies) highlighting entrepreneurship and enterprise capital within the tech ecosystem.  Be at liberty to attain out should you’d wish to accomplice with us or share tales, suggestions, or questions. If you happen to take pleasure in our content material, we encourage you to love this put up above and share it together with your neighborhood!


Deadline July 12, 2022.

American-Made Photo voltaic Prize Kicks Off Spherical 6. The Sixth Spherical of Competitors Presents $4.1 Million in Prizes for These Prepared To Revolutionize the Photo voltaic Trade. Submissions open.

Ulta Magnificence launches The MUSE Accelerator. The accelerator will provide eight BIPOC magnificence manufacturers inside its early levels the chance to proceed their development in direction of retail readiness and success. The profitable candidates will obtain $50,000 in monetary assist to propel their early-stage BIPOC magnificence manufacturers. Deadline June 30, 2022.

BIG Pre-Accelerator 2022. Apply in case you are a Latina or Black girl pre-revenue founder, you might have began to construct your Commerce and Expertise Startup or MVP and also you need to take your tech-enabled enterprise to market. Due June 26, 2022.

Components for Success Grant Utility awards $50,000 to a few entrepreneurs. Together with the financial award, winners will obtain the mandatory assets and instruments supplied by the NBCC to drive sustainable development and success. Apply by June 26, 2022

Rising Leaders in Tech and Enterprise Capital by Swap at COLLISION CONFERENCE, June 21, 2022.

Investing into new & various asset lessons: Sustainable ETFs, Crypto & web3, Enterprise Capital, Uncommon & Luxurious Items by Future Females, June 22, 2022.

Elevating Cash for the Metaverse, June 22, 2022.

Africa Subsequent E-Pitch Session connects African traders’ greatest portfolio firms to worldwide traders in search of co-investments from 1 to 10+ million euros. The session will showcase among the most promising African start-ups chosen by high African VCs and accelerators. June 23, 2022.

BLKtech Pitch Competitors Finals hosted by 1871, June 23, 2022.

Financing Underrepresented Founders by Affect Shakers in Brussels, June 28, 2022.

Black Gen Z VCs are right here and swinging for the fences.

Sequoia has posted three extra decks on main via robust instances, easy methods to lengthen your runway and easy methods to do forecasting and situation planning.

The Viral Spiral.

UKtech50 2022: The longlist of the UK’s influential tech leaders.

Wesley Chan and Pegah Ebrahimi have raised $450 million for a debut fund that launches their enterprise capital agency FPV.

InspiringFifty Europe 2022 award recognises the highest fifty ladies excelling in tech careers throughout Europe.

Launch Africa Ventures introduced the shut of its $36.3 million fund, which it has primarily used to spend money on B2B and B2B2C startups throughout Africa.

Apis & Heritage Capital Companions (A&H), an rising Black-led funding fund, intends to lift $50 million to construct its pipeline of acquired firms to assist shut the nation’s racial wealth hole.

Isaac Barnes, a 39-year outdated founder and President of Eminent Future, a Black-owned tech agency has been awarded a $13.4 billion greenback protection contract with the U.S. Airforce and the U.S. Spaceforce.

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