Orlando Technology Community Support Program Awards 15 Recipients

Today, in collaboration with the Orlando Economic Partnership (the Partnership), the City of Orlando announced the Orlando Technology Community Support Program has awarded 15 recipients a portion of the $65,000 grant to develop tech-focused events that will unite the local tech workforce and community. A total of two maximum grants of $10,000 were awarded to the nonprofit organization Black Orlando Tech and Venture ScaleUp, a mentorship-driven business accelerator. 

Recipients were selected based on how each application met the four key goals that guide the program: increasing the connection and collaboration among startup and existing tech companies; building the tech talent pipeline; catalyzing private capital investments; and increasing Orlando’s reputation as a tech hub. Read more here.