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 backed Founders by our Partners
★ Awareness and pursuit of opportunities shared through the HBCUvc network