The BOT Tech Startup Series is an entrepreneurial development program for participants to gain the business skills needed to launch a successful tech startup company resulting in increased opportunities that will socio-economically benefit the local underrepresented and minority community. Workshops, webinars, and co-working days are facilitated through partnerships with local organizations, leaders, industry experts, and professionals who can provide expertise and resources.

The series will comprise of live virtual trainings/workshops, collaborations, an online course, resources, and one-on-one coaching over a period of 4 months.


Our 2021 round for the series will start on June 1, 2021.  Registration is slated to open on 4/28/2021.



 The series will focus on the following key areas:

  • Startup Mindset
  • Ideation
  • Mental Health
  • Business Basics
  • Business Planning 101
  • Financing/Funding/Raising Capital
  • Branding and Marketing
  • Pitching
  • Launching/Scaling 




We do not take equity from your startup.

Our series will include live virtual workshops, an online academy, resources, and coaching. Weekly commitment will vary but is estimated at an average of 10 hours per week. 

You must have a registered business or commit to registering your business within 30 days of starting the series. 

You do not have to be solely a tech business to apply for the series. We believe that tech is everywhere so tech-infused businesses/startups are encouraged to apply!

Our 2021 round of the Tech Startup Series will include a special track for Creative Service businesses. 

You can apply as a solo-founder or as a team. 

We do not provide funding for startups but we will have a pitch competition where approved startups will have an opportunity to win a monetary prize for their startup.



If you have any additional questions please feel free to reach out to us at [email protected]