• Startup Tucson

    Startup Tucson is a non-profit that supports entrepreneurs through low-cost education, free community events, and a free membership program.

  • TENWEST Impact Festival

    TENWEST helps the curious and the impassioned solve the great economic, social, cultural and environmental challenges of our communities.

  • IdeaFunding

    IdeaFunding is Southern Arizona's largest pitch competition and entrepreneurial conference.

  • ACA Innovation Challenge

    The Arizona Innovation Challenge is Arizona's leading business plan competition — one of the largest in the country — is designed to advance innovation and technology commercialization opportunities in Arizona by helping early-stage ventures scale.

  • Arch Partners, LLC

    Combining the diverse skill sets of the individual partners with their desire to invest personal capital in attractive opportunities, Arch Partners help companies in the Southwest achieve success.

  • Arizona Founders Fund

    Arizona Founders Fund provides seed-stage funding and operational expertise for Arizona's startup economy. Counsel, referrals, and dig-deep, hands-on support from successful past and present founders is a key part of the strategic value we deliver.

  • Bluestone Venture Partners Copy

    BlueStone Venture Partners is a life sciences venture capital fund capitalizing on the strength, creativity, and innovation found in entrepreneurial companies in the southwestern United States.

  • Business Development Finance Corporation

    The Business Development Finance Corporation (BDFC) is a private, non-profit corporation dedicated to economic development by providing affordable financing for Arizona businesses.

  • Canyon Angels

    Canyon Angels is an non-profit angel investment group affiliated with Grand Canyon University focused on funding highly scalable startups.

  • Chicanos Por La Causa

    Chicanos Por La Causa is a multifaceted direct services organization, focusing on underserved communities.

  • Community Investment Corporation

    Community Investment Corporation is a nonprofit economic development organization, assisting organizations access the capital they need to grow. 

  • Desert Angels

    Desert Angels is an angel investor group focused on funding entrepreneurial ventures and startup or early stage companies.

  • Diamond Ventures

    DVI Equity Partners is committed to accelerating innovation by helping entrepreneurs remove barriers, focus disruptive technologies, refine business strategies and positioning themselves for high-impact growth and success.

  • DreamSpring

    DreamSpring is an award-winning, 26-year-old nonprofit organization that increases access to credit, makes loans and provides a community of support to help entrepreneurs realize their dreams.

  • 5 Lights Group

    5Lights partners with exceptional entrepreneurs and innovators in growing businesses to manifest their secret. Not Angels. Not Sharks. Not Consultants. Partners.

  • Flinn Foundation

    The Flinn Foundation is a privately endowed, philanthropic grantmaking organization looking to improve the quality of life in Arizona to benefit future generations.

  • Golden Seeds

    The Arizona Chapter of Golden Seeds is an angel investment group focused on supporting female entrepreneurs, both through investment and mentorship.

  • Moonshot

    Moonshot helps entrepreneurs build successful businesses and brands & ​we help cities looking to create entrepreneurship eco-systems.

  • Silicon Valley Bank

    Silcon Valley Bank provides various types of banking and funding services specifically for startups at various stages of growth.

  • UA Venture Capital

    UA Venture Capital or UAVC, is a Tucson based investment fund designed specifically to help finance University of Arizona connected enterprises.

  • Venture Madness

    Venture Madness pitch compeition pits the most promising regional startups against one another in a live pitch, head-to-head competition.

  • WIF AX

    WIF AX (Women’s Innovation Fund Accelerator) is a Qualified Opportunity/Impact Fund building women-balanced and sustainable organizations.

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