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4 Fundraising Alternatives That Help Your Business Avoid Dilution

4 Fundraising Alternatives That Help Your Business Avoid Dilution

The most common term entrepreneurs use when negotiating an investment term sheet is dilution (or the anti-dilution clause). It’s the…

Nervos Network Will Hand Out $30M to Encourage Third-Party Development

The grant fund will pay developers in cash, rather than equity or tokens, and submitted projects will be made public to source feedback from the Nervos community.

Block.One’s Venture Arm to Dole Out $50K Grants to Promising EOS Projects

EOS VC is looking for "world-conquerors and local heroes" for its new grants program.

Interview: NTS Radio’s Sean McAuliffe and Lizzy King on the Work In Progress Program

How the online radio platform can award six artists with equipment, mentors, showtime, and more each year In London, NTS (which was founded in 2011) has grown from a digital radio station into a
College Students With Kids May Be Eligible to Receive Childcare Subsidies

College Students With Kids May Be Eligible to Receive Childcare Subsidies

If you’re a college student who is also a parent, you might not be aware that there are federal grants designed to help assist you with the cost of childcare.
The world’s largest retailer is reaching out to India’s small farmers with new technology

The world’s largest retailer is reaching out to India’s small farmers with new technology

Walmart Foundation has so far contributed over $10 million towards its goal in India.

Economic development organizations: good or bad for entrepreneurial activity?

In developing VC markets such as the Midwest, some may think that funding from the government or economic development organizations are a godsend for local entrepreneurs. Startups are often looking...

Foam Turns to Token Grants to Build Out Decentralized Mapping Platform

Following a $16.5 million token sale, geolocation startup Foam may have found a token-curated registry model that works.
The H-1B visa has pumped billions of dollars into training Americans
NIH, FBI accuse scientists in US of sending IP to China, running shadow labs

NIH, FBI accuse scientists in US of sending IP to China, running shadow labs

Federal officials say there's "systematic" meddling by foreign entities.

Binance Labs Grants $45,000 to 3 Open-Source Blockchain Startups

Binance Labs has awarded grants of $15,000 each to three startups developing open-source blockchain technologies.

Australian Government to Help Fund Trade Mission to CoinDesk Consensus

Australia’s government has committed AU$100,000 to support blockchain firms joining Austrade's mission to CoinDesk Consensus in May.

Vitalik Just Gave $300K in Crypto to Three Ethereum Startups

Vitalik Buterin just donated $300,000 in ether to three ethereum 2.0 startups in response to a Twitter thread.
Microsoft and National Geographic announce winners of AI for Earth Innovation Grant

Microsoft and National Geographic announce winners of AI for Earth Innovation Grant

Microsoft and National Geographic have jointly awarded AI for Earth Innovation Grants to teams investigating climate, water, agriculture, and biodiversity.

US Government Offering Up to $800K for Anti-Forgery Blockchain Solutions

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is seeking to fund anti-counterfeiting solutions from blockchain startups with grants of up to $800,000.

Ethereum Foundation Awards Nearly $3 Million in Startup Grants

The Ethereum Foundation has awarded 20 different startups and individuals a total of $2.86 million in its latest grant program round.

US Government Backs Decentralized Energy Grid With $1 Million Grant

A blockchain-focused solar power startup based in Colorado has received a grant of nearly $1 million from the U.S. Department of Energy.
Mozilla announces $225,000 in grants for "artwork and advocacy exploring AI"

Mozilla announces $225,000 in grants for "artwork and advocacy exploring AI"

Kevin from Mozilla writes, "In a world where biased algorithms, skewed data sets, and broken recommendation engines can radicalize YouTube users, promote racism, and spread fake news, it’s more