About Lab Fund
The Lab Fund is a teaching venture capital fund. It provides benefit to, both, our Fellows and selected early stage entrepreneurs.
Fellows gain experience in equity-conscious startup investing and entrepreneur support. Early stage entrepreneurs from historically excluded racial and ethnic groups receive training, non dilutive funding support, and a network of connections and resources.
Lab Fund Benefits and Outcomes
Participating Fellows gain working knowledge of investor due diligence and portfolio support.
Selected Founders receive non-dilutive funding stipends
HBCUvc network introductions
Foundational knowledge of types/stages/fit for VC funding
Expanded networks in the VC and Entrepreneurial community
Direct technical support by HBCUvc network and Fellows
Progress in custom business milestones
VC backable Founders by our Partners
Awareness and pursuit of opportunities shared through the HBCUvc network
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