The WES Inclusive Women Venture Capital Initiative is a 3-year non-repayable contribution program totaling $15 million that seeks to strengthen and build a more inclusive venture capital environment for Canadian women.

It will fund projects including initiatives to strengthen the capacity of women entrepreneurs to access venture capital funding, contribute to increasing representation of women in the venture capital industry, or initiatives to reduce biases in the venture capital industry.

Eligible Applicants

  • Canadian not-for-profit organization with minimum of two years of operating experience (by June 2022) with a focus on supporting women in the venture capital environment

We can help you win! Funding: varies

Deadline: June 20, 200

Commitment Date: June 5, 2022

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