• Welcome to

    LATINX Launchpad-Latina

    Apply now to our latest pitch competition showcasing the incredible pipeline of Latina-led startups

    This event will be hosted during this year's virtual SOCAP Conference on October 19, 2021

  • Applications due Oct. 4th, 2021

  • ELIGIBILITY

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

    • U.S. registered and based company

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

    • Traditional startups and/or scalable impact ventures

  • AWARDS

    Non-dilutive cash prizes

    1st Prize

    $15,000

    2nd Prize

    $10,000

    3rd Prize

    $5,000

    Audience Choice

    $5,000

  • TIMELINE

    October 4 (Monday)

    Application Closes (due by Midnight)

    October 8 (Friday)

    Event Finalist teams Notified

    October 11-15 (Monday-Friday)

    Pre-event virtual Pitch Coaching

    October 19 (Tuesday)

    Live Virtual Pitch at SOCAP 2021 Conference

  • PITCH PANEL

    JORGE CALDERON

    Managing Director,

    Impact Investments at HIP

    Moderator

    CHERYL CAMPOS

    Co-Founder, VC Familia

    Head of Venture Growth & Partnerships, Republic

    Pitch Judge

    CHRISTA VELASQUEZ

    Director,

    Lumina Impact Ventures

    Pitch Judge

    JENNY FLORES

    Head of Small Business Growth Philanthropy,

    Wells Fargo

    Pitch Judge

  • CONTACT US

    Reach out if you have questions about the competition, eligibility, partnerships or future events.