Spring 2019 Cohort

DivInc 2019 Cohort

Applications opening April 2019. Sign up below to be alerted when they open!

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 pitch coach

  • Weekly Mentor meetings

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

  • Wellness activities

  • Founders lunches with successful startup entrepreneurs

  • Virtual platform with exceptional curriculum based on Lean Startup Model

  • Focused Founder support for first 9 months as Alumni (est. value $2,000)

  • Lifetime Alumni Membership (est. value $10,000)

  • Free Co-Working space for 6 months (est. value $2,000)

  • Web hosting credits from Amazon and Google (est. value $5,000)

  • Legal consulting from top Austin based law firms (est. value $3,000)

  • 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 tech or tech-enabled;

  • Minimum Viable Product (MVP) stage preferred;

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

Thanks and good luck!