Promoting a culture of potential.

Supporting the entrepreneur also means cultivating the ecosystem where they hope to grow. We support events, initiatives, and programs from the Western Slope to the Eastern Plains to help communities develop resources and programming for startups and entrepreneurs.

Brian Watson from Proximity Space at the West Slope Startup Week 2019. Photo by Jeremy Poland.

Thriving startup communities regularly convene entrepreneurs, mentors, investors, and others who are interested in entrepreneurship. These gatherings are important to building relationships and supporting one another throughout the entrepreneurial journey.

Startup Colorado has sponsored 50+ events and initiatives from large-scale conferences like The Wright to evening get-togethers like Dinner Conversations in Vail. If you’d like to apply for a Community Sponsorship, please fill out our application form 1-3 months (depending on the level of support)┬áprior to the beginning of your event or initiative.

We also offer individual scholarships. Click here to learn more.