The City of Orlando and the Orlando Economic Partnership (Website) is currently accepting applications for their collaborative Orlando Technology Community Support Program.
The program provides matching grants of up to $10,000 to help develop tech-focused events that “… unite the community and the local tech workforce.”
Qualifying pitches must include the four key goals of the initiative:
- Building the tech talent pipeline
- Catalyzing private capital investments
- Increasing connection and collaboration among start-up and existing tech companies
- Increasing Orlando’s reputation as a tech hub
A panel of judges will include Sydney Rossman-Reich, managing partner PRN; Kathy Chiu, managing partner DeepWork Capital; Stacie Ruth, senior vice president of virtual care, Best Buy Health; Orrett Davis, founder, Mighty Orbit; and Matthew Broffman, director of innovation, City of Orlando.
Click HERE for more information.
All applications must be submitted by midnight on Friday, January 8, 2021.