• Next Gen Showcase @ MatchUp

    Co-hosted with L'ATTITUDE and in partnership with the Hispanic Heritage Month Pitch Series managed by Google for Startups and Inicio Ventures, we invite current College/University Latinx-student founders to apply for this exciting showcase opportunity.

    Pitch live in front of influential venture leaders and a supportive Latinx audience to win one of the non-dilutive awards.

    Hosted during L'ATTITUDES Annual Conference on Sept 24th at the Grand Hyatt in San Diego.


    • Minimum one Latinx startup leader as part of the executive team (founders and/or non-founder)

    • U.S. registered and based company (ok if still a "project" at College/University, but working toward creating an entity)

    • Early Stage (Pre-seed, Seed, Pre-Series A)

    • Traditional startups and/or scalable impact ventures


      Current College/University students


    1st:   $7,500

    2nd:  $5,000

    3rd:   $3,000

    4th:   $1,000

    5th:   $1,000


    Sept. 15 Application Closes (due by Midnight)

    Sept. 24 Live Pitch at L'ATTITUDE Conference in Grand Hyatt--San Diego, CA


    Please reach out if you have questions about the competition, eligibility, partnerships or future events:  info@inicio.ventures