Investment Application

To apply for investment please fill out the form below. Currently, the 501vc® Seed Fund typically invests between $100k and $300k in companies that are Pre-Seed through Series A and that are currently based in the broader Midwest. Once you provide the requested information, we will endeavor to provide an initial response within 2 to 3 weeks. If your startup passes through our initial screens, we will then reach out to you and initiate our formal due diligence process. This process takes, on average, about 8 weeks to complete.

If you have other questions please reach out to Alex Foucault ( or you can learn more at

Applications received before January 15th, 2019 will be in consideration for our next investment cycle.