Portal Fund makes pre-seed investments into founders based in the Gulf Coast region that are in the early stage of developing companies with high-growth business models.
Portal Fund is designed to accelerate the entrepreneurial ecosystem of South Alabama and the central Gulf Coast region. The fund will attract, retain, and support high-growth ventures in the region by providing startup founders with seed capital and access to Portal programming, milestone-based mentoring, and workspace, all designed to encourage venture development, growth, and job creation.
Up to 10 Each Year
Applicants shall remain honest and responsive to Portal staff and Investment Council throughout the process
Associate Vice President of Research, University of South Alabama
Partner, Bienville Capital
Board Member, Innovation Portal