Startup Virginia Mentor Application


Thank you for your interest in becoming a mentor at Startup Virginia. In order for individuals to be considered for mentorship at Startup Virginia, they must meet the following criteria:

1) Experience/Expertise

  • Individual must have strong experience/expertise in a particular functional area (e.g. accounting, sales, engineering); within a specific industry (e.g. healthcare, software), or have extensive entrepreneurial experience

2) Category Qualification

  • Individuals must be qualified as either a Subject Matter Expert (SME), who can offer deep industry or functional expertise and coaching in a specific area (e.g. finance, marketing, sales, strategic planning, technology, etc.) or Entrepreneur Mentors, who in addition to being a SME, have been directly involved in founding a startup

3) Availability

  • Individuals must be responsive to emails/messages from Startup Virginia staff or member companies, and plan to allocate at least 3 hours of mentorship each quarter

Mentor Application

  • Your Contact Information

  • A Little More About You

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