Spring 2019 Cohort

DivInc 2019 Cohort

Applications are now open!

Applications for DivInc’s 2019 Cohort are now open!

Hello founders,

We’re excited to announce that applications are now open for our 2019 Cohort! 

Please click here to apply or share the link with anyone who might be interested in applying. Below are the key dates:

  • April 1: DivInc Applications Open

  • June 14: DivInc Applications Deadline

  • July 8 -July 12: Finalists Interviews

  • July 16: DivInc Cohort Announcement

  • August 26: DivInc 2019 Cohort Starts

Why DivInc?

DivInc’s program includes an intensive 12-week startup accelerator program providing a unique culture of support and best equips people of color and women entrepreneurs with strategies critical to creating exceptional companies, driving job creation, and contributing to strong economic growth.

Additionally, our program is designed to drive focus to product market fit and accelerate business development and growth by providing access to essential resources.

DivInc founders receive the following benefits, valued at over $50,000:

  • Weekly workshops with serial entrepreneurs and industry experts covering best practices in business development, sales, legal, strategy, marketing, finance, operations, communications, public relations and investment

  • One-on-One coaching from a professional executive coaches and pitch coaches

  • Weekly Mentor meetings

  • Customized curriculum and support to meet the unique needs of your business

  • Introductions to corporations, investors, and partners via community happy hours and networking events

  • Wellness activities for long-term health as a company leader

  • Founders lunches with successful startup entrepreneurs

  • Virtual platform with exceptional curriculum based on Lean Startup Model

  • Focused Founder support for first 12 months as Alumni

  • Lifetime Alumni Membership, with access to continued professional development

  • Free Co-Working space for 6 months

  • Web hosting credits from Amazon and Google

  • Legal consulting from top Austin based law firms

  • Plus more!

DivInc is located in Austin, Texas.

Criteria for being considered must meet the following:

  • The participating founder or co-founder must be a woman or person of color

  • The company must be a for-profit enterprise in tech or be tech-enabled

  • Minimum Viable Product (MVP) stage preferred

  • On-site time commitment of 30-40 hrs per week


Contact us with any questions. Thanks and good luck!