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Black Venture Summit Prize

The Black Venture Summit Grand Prize awards $20,000 of non-dilutive capital to an early-stage startup, whose venture addresses a pressing need in Black communities and/or whose founders or co-founder(s) identify as Black or African American. Ventures led by non-Yale students must be based in CT, MA, RI, and NY to be eligible.

This prize is a partnership between CT Next, Tsai CITY, and Yale School of Management’s Black Business Alliance.

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