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Startups & Entrepreneurship

Resources for NYU entrepreneurial coursework.

Venture Capital Funding Databases

Using the databases below, you can screen for venture capital firms by a variety of criteria. Identify competitors by seeing which startups are working on similar products/services and gain insights into who to pitch by seeing which investors are interested in your industry and similar startups.

Angel Investors

Not ready for or not interested in VC funding at present? eLab maintains a large list of funding sources, many of which are angel investors focused on NYC.

Grant Funding

Workshop: When and How to Raise Venture Capital

This Leslie eLab workshop introduces the different sources of financing for startups at each stage of growth, and provides specific tactics for startup fundraising. Attend the workshop in person for personalized advice.