500 Startups Values Diversity
Diversity scholarship applications are now closed.
We will be offering ten 12K scholarships for this program. The scholarships are earmarked for accredited investors who have been traditionally under-represented in the VC industry, especially women and/or ethnic minorities.
We are looking to identify individuals who will use the knowledge learned in the program in order to build diverse innovation ecosystems in and around their communities.
To qualify, applicants should first fill out the main application form and then submit this additional application using the same email address.
May 2, 2017: First five recipients will be notified.
June 2, 2017: Final five recipients will be notified.
About 500 Startups
500 Startups is a seed-stage investment firm dedicated to creating investor and entrepreneur ecosystems in the highest potential geographies around the world. With over 1,600 investments in more than 50 countries, 500 Startups is currently the most active seed investor in Silicon Valley, and the world.
About Stanford CPD
The Stanford Center for Professional Development connects professionals worldwide to the research and teaching of Stanford University. SCPD collaborates with Stanford faculty and industry experts to develop and deliver graduate and professional programs online, on campus and at work to meet the lifelong education needs of technical professionals, managers and executives.