The Inclusion Initiative

The Inclusion Initiative is back!

In 2018, we launched the Startupfest Inclusion Initiative; a program dedicated to connecting entrepreneurs from underserved, and underrepresented communities to the opportunities they need and deserve. This year, our Inclusion Initiative is back.

Startupfest, and all of our partners are pleased to offer passes at a 90% discount. Complete our online application form to be considered for an Inclusion pass.

*Applications are now closed

Connecting entrepreneurs from diverse and underrepresented communities to equal opportunities.

Apply now to be considered for an Inclusion pass. Selected startups will receive one discounted ticket to Startupfest 2023.

*Applications are now closed 

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