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Women Startup Challenge
Tech Grant

Tech Grant
July 31, 2020
Congratulations to LimeLoop, who was awarded the $10,000 Innovation Grant.

And to kweliTV, who was awarded the $3,000 Impact Grant!

Over 750 women-led startups from across North America applied to the Women Who Tech Startup Grants Program. Five startups were selected by the jury and grants committee to participate in Women Who Tech's virtual pitch coaching and pitch series.

Finalists virtually pitched their ventures to the following investor jury:

  • Susan Lyne, General Partner at BBG Ventures
  • Meera Clark, Investor at Obvious Ventures
  • Micah Smurthwaite, Partner at Next47

The $10,000 Innovation Grant was awarded to LimeLoop. And the $3,000 Impact Grant was awarded to kweliTV. 

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Prizes

$10,000
Innovation Grant
ONE ON ONE
Pitch Coaching
$3,000
Impact Grant

Women Startup Challenge Tech Grant Finalists

Chantal Emmanuel Headshot
LimeLoop
Chantal Emmanuel
DeShuna Spencer Headshot
kweliTV
DeShuna Spencer
Vishakha Gupta Headshot
ApertureData
Vishakha Gupta
Kim Lavine Headshot
Heugenis
Kim Lavine
Karen Rios Headshot
Lifesaver
Karen Rios

Meet the Jury

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Susan Lyne
Susan Lyne
President and Managing Partner, BBG Ventures
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Tess Hatch headshot
Tess Hatch
Vice President, Bessemer Venture Partners