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Arch Grants raises $21.5M, plans to use funding to back more startups annually

“The Sustained Impact Campaign delivers on the founding vision of Arch Grants; it ensures that we can continue to build a pipeline of promising high growth St. Louis companies and continue to increase the scale at which we attract and retain them,” said Jerry Schlichter, Arch Grants Board Chairman.

Arch Grants awards funding to 19 startups for its 2020 cohort

Of the 19 startups in Arch Grants’ newest cohort, seven operate in the geospatial technology sector. Meet the Founders.

Arch Grants launches new program to provide follow-on funding to startups

The nonprofit’s new Growth Grant program will provide non-dilutive, follow-on grants of up to $100,000 to former Arch Grants winners.

Arch Grants Founders in the News

Flipstik (2020)

Made in St. Louis: Cellphone accessory lands St. Louis man on ‘Shark Tank’

“We are a mission-driven company,” she said. “Placing people with disabilities into roles, and pushing employers … to open up all their roles to people with disabilities is really important to us.”

How St. Louis tech startup Eemerg aims to disrupt the roadside assistance industry

GiftAMeal (2018)

The growing culture of giving is not just a fluke of the pandemic; it has raw data to back it up.

Balto (2018)

Software firm Balto raises $10 million and expects to double its staff.

KNOWiNK (2013)

How Scott Leiendecker has transformed the way counties manage elections and built his firm.

St. Louis Ecosystem in the News

The Tech Tribune staff has compiled the very best tech startups in St. Louis, Missouri.

T-Rex Startup Incubator Is becoming a geospatial focal point In St. Louis

The gateway to the west has spent the last decade building innovation infrastructure, including three gems in Cortex Innovation Community, BIOSTL in Midtown and the coming National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency on the city’s northside.

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