We bring together a network of successful women-led businesses to accelerate business growth so that we cultivate a thriving ecosystem of flourishing businesses supported by business financing and a supportive community. 


In addition to our EnrichHER Funding platform, we share grants, accelerators, pitch competitions and more with our community (see below). If you know any opportunity that EnrichHER can share with our community, or you have won an award or reached a milestone that we can highlight in our newsletter, please contact us

An intensive 5-week course on how to get $100,000 in business financing in only 4 hours per week. It covers strategies for getting grants and loans, as well as how to reach out to angel investors and VCs.

Amber Grant Foundation

In 2020, the Amber Grant has been doubled to $4,000. Earn any Amber Grant through November, 2020, and you’ll be eligible for an additional $25,000 grant at the end of this year.



Poise® Brand is awarding 30 individual grants of $15,000 to help female entrepreneurs bounce back from financial hardships they’ve experienced as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, 10 of which have already been filled. Now through June 30, Poise Brand is accepting applications for 20 additional grants supporting woman-owned businesses.


Count Me In Revival Grant

The Count Me In Revival Grant competition is supporting new approaches to employee and customer safety, and transformative pivots in women owned and women-led businesses with four (4) $25,000 and fifteen (15) $10,000 grants.


Cartier Women Initiative 2021

Top 7 laureates have been announced, 14 regional finalists will receive $30,000


Jewelry Halstead Grant

The Halstead Grant is an annual award for emerging silver jewelry artists. Applicants submit answers to 15 business questions in addition to their design portfolios. The experience is designed to help jewelry entrepreneurs create a strategy to kick-start their careers. The grand prize is a $7,500 cash grant plus other benefits.


Hatch Pitch

Hatch Pitch is the competition for startups using information technology to make life better. From a global applicant pool, we select finalists who receive coaching and mentoring from startup mavens. Our annual Hatch Pitch Summit is a pitch competition where finalists present their business plans to a prestigious judging panel of corporate, angel, and venture investors who provide feedback and select winners. The well-connected audience in the room and on the web, weigh in via social media tools, making the Hatch Pitch demo day one of the most dynamic of its kind.


The Mom Project

We’re thrilled to announce the $500,000 Stronger Together Fund. Its purpose is simple: to support moms and the family friendly employers who believe in them by offering grants to our existing partners to help fund the extension of existing contractors or enable new full-time roles through The Mom Project.



Glossier’s Grant Initiative for Black-Owned Beauty Businesses ($10K, $30K, $50K).


App Samurai

The total funding amount available is $250,000. Successful startups will be granted up to $10,000 USD in App Samurai ad credit to go towards their user acquisition campaigns. Eligible startups are those that promote mental, physical, and emotional wellbeing.


ThirdLove Effect

The TL Effect program is designed to help early-stage consumer-focused companies run by women of color scale and be the next big idea.


Vator Investment Club

The Vator Investment Club seeks startups that are changing the world through innovative technologies and clever business models. We are industry agnostic, but look for startups that already have an MVP (minimum viable product) with traction or an identified initial customer base. The VIC can make investments of $150K to as much as $500K.


Please fill out the form to be considered for our upcoming Accelerator this October

Women's Startup Lab October 2020 Accelerator

Review this list of technology topic areas (sectors we fund) to see which best aligns with your company’s work. If none of the technology topic areas quite reflects your work, but you feel your company is otherwise a good fit, you can apply under the Other Topics (OT) category. March 6, 2020 - June 4, 2020
June 5, 2020 - September 3, 2020
September 4, 2020 - December 3, 2020

America's Seed Fund

GoFundMe thanks to Small Business Relief Initiative, GoFundMe, Intuit QuickBooks, Yelp, GoDaddy, and Bill.com donations matches $500, if the company raises a minimum of $500 through the site.


F6S is home to over a million tech founders, 800k startups and more than 10,000 startup programs globally. F6S delivers founders growth through startup programs, opportunities to drive traction, grants and services.


In 2020, the Amber Grant has been doubled to $4,000. Earn any Amber Grant through November, 2020, and you’ll be eligible for an additional $25,000 grant at the end of this year.

Amber Grant Foundation

Twice a year, Y Combinator’s latest batch of startups present to an invite-only audience of approximately 1,000 investors and media.

Y Combinator

AeroInnovate is a business accelerator for early-stage companies in the aviation, aerospace, and UAS industries. The mission of AeroInnovate is to help aero-innovators from across the globe bring their new technologies to the market place.

Business Accelerator

Women entrepreneurs across all industries were invited to apply to compete in our annual Fast Pitch Competition.

Fast Pitch Competition

PITCH is open to startups exhibiting at Collision that have received under $3 million in funding to date and have not had a discernible change in business model in the previous three years.The top 70 startups that apply will get to present in front of distinguished investor panels, influential media, and global partners. Startups will battle it out across 3 days for a chance to present at the final and semi-final in front of thousands of attendees on Center Stage at Collision, and ultimately be crowned winner of PITCH 2018.

PITCH: The startup battle

The Arch Grants Global Startup Competition awards $50,000 equity-free cash grants and pro bono support services to innovative and scalable startups that agree to locate their business in St. Louis for at least one year.

Arch Grants

Grants of $500-$1,000 will be given to mom-owned businesses in all industries, and applications will be accepted beginning May 18, 2020

Moms as Entrepreneurs

Sign up for email alerts when next round opens.

LISC Small Business Relief Grants

The Doonie Fund makes small micro investments (less than $500) in Black women entrepreneurs.

The Doonie Fund

The Spanx by Sara Blakely Foundation donated $5 million to support female entrepreneurs in Red Backpack Foundation


Business for All is a national movement to lift up 100,000 small business owners to receive funding and mentorship. By completing the application, you’re eligible to receive up to $50,000 in grant funding.

Hello Alice

Techstars currently runs 47 mentorship-driven accelerators in over 15 countries. If the accelerator of your choice doesn’t have applications open, we encourage you to complete the General Interest form and Techstars will let you know when applications open. This will also give you the opportunity to participate in Office Hours, a one-on-one session with a Techstars team member.

Techstars Open Applications & Programs

U.Pitch brings together the best students from a cross-section of universities in this ultimate national elevator pitch competition. In just 90 seconds, students compete for national recognition and a prize pool of $10,000. They also have the opportunity to showcase their idea or startup in front of hundreds of entrepreneurs, investors, business leaders and other students from the entrepreneurial community.


We think it is important that women in tech get the opportunity for self-development which is supported by your employer through sponsored festival tickets and without taking days off to attend. Fill out the form below and we will do our best to reach out to your executive management for support!

Women in Tech Festival

The program is 12 weeks long. The Farm space is open to teams 24/7, and have programming throughout the week, Monday – Friday. You’ll receive USD $20,000.00 in cash, deposited right after signing our stock purchase agreement.

The Farm Accelerator Application

Is dedicated to building a community of innovative female founders in beauty. The program begins with a one week bootcamp where founders acquire the necessary skills to create a successful business. Together, they learn from beauty mentors and seasoned entrepreneurs, and prepare for a final demo day in the fall.

Sephora Accelerate

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