A Home for Innovation

Venture Winston Grants is a public-private partnership program within Agile City Winston-Salem aimed at bringing future-focused disrupters to Winston-Salem.

We invest in entrepreneurs.

Our inaugural cohort will consist of 10-20 future-focused, early-stage startups in the Nutrition & Agriculture Technology, Aviation & Aerospace, and Health & Well-Being fields. Venture Winston Grants will provide startups with a $50K grant, acceleration and incubation services as well as investor connections.

Applications are open until June 30, 2021. After the application process, grant recipients will be announced in November 2021 for a January 31, 2022 start date.

Cohort Partners and Local Resources