National Pride Grant for LGBTQIA+ Small Businesses

Offering grant funding for the LGBTQIA+ community to
diverse-led businesses nationally.

The LGBTQIA+ National Grant provides eligible small businesses the chance to receive one of 25 grant packages totaling $25,000. Founders First is committed to increasing the number of diverse founder-led businesses generating over $1 million dollars in revenues.

The National Pride Grant will relaunch in May 2024

What We Are Offering

$25,000 in Small Business Grants
The $25,000 fund will make investments to 25 LGBTQIA+ led businesses in the United States.

Explore Options for Site Redevelopment or Acquisition
Based on stage of growth and need, explore options for developing and acquiring a brick-and-mortar property to expand your business.

How It Works

Eligibility Requirements

Pre-Register For The
2024 National Pride Grant

Short Form - Pride - Formstack
Please use your business email address.

Founders First offers intensive growth accelerators to help founders like you to grow and expand their businesses.

While the time required is significant, 87% saw increased revenue in just 3-6 months following completion. For more details watch this video of a recent pitch competition to see the impact of our accelerators.

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