Competitions & Funding


2022 Cities:

  • Northwest Arkansas
  • Oklahoma City, OK
  • St. Louis, MO
  • Tulsa, OK
  • Wichita, KS

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  • Shocker New Venture Competition
  • Women for Women Innovation Fund
  • John A. See Innovation Award
  • Shocker Innovation Corps
  • SBIR/STTR Funding
  • Innovation Fund Award

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Backbone Angels is a collective of women in tech who are united around the same goal: funding—and empowering—founders, businesses, and ideas that are often overlooked.

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