Black Orlando Tech, VentureScaleUp land top awards in tech grant program

The Orlando Economic Partnership announced grants to 15 tech groups recently, with Black Orlando Tech and VentureScaleUp each landing the $10,000 max grant.

“A key part of growing and nurturing a strong tech and entrepreneurial community in Orlando is the grassroots and volunteer-driven organizations that commit to making Orlando a great place for tech entrepreneurs,” Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer said in a news release. “This grant program is about supporting those organizations so they can focus more on their impact to our community and less on fundraising for the next initiative.” Read more here.