Arch Grant recipients

Champion the Bold.

We back extraordinary entrepreneurs because these believers and builders will contribute to a future that is limitless – for St. Louis and for the world. 

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Building a Future Economy in St. Louis Through Game-Changing Entrepreneurship

funding for startup companies
154
companies funded
1,952
jobs created
$292MM
of follow-on capital

The Arch Grants team is passionate about the family of entrepreneurs they have nurtured and launched throughout the decade. Arch Grants’ creation in St. Louis speaks for itself. Our organization will be forever grateful for not just the monetary grant, but the trust, support, and confidence they provided over the years. Our organization will successfully remain in St. Louis and grow with Arch Grants’ always helping hand and friendship.

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COO and Co-Founder

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We’re on a mission to accelerate place-based economic development through equity-free business startup funding. Our new business competition attracts innovative entrepreneurs from around the world to compete for startup grants and equity in order to grow and scale their businesses.

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We champion extraordinary entrepreneurs to create positive change – for St. Louis and for the world. Join us by applying to our Global Startup Competition, becoming a financial supporter, volunteering your time or amplifying our message.  

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