Are you a business owner that Identifies as LGBTQ POC, Transgender, or Gender Diverse?

Are you looking to lift your business off the ground, further your sales, or get started as an entrepreneur?


You may qualify to participate in GSBA's Small Business Incubator. 

In this program, you will receive a unique learning experience from our Business Empowerment program as well as a guided journey through our partners, Ventures 8-week long Business Basic Course. 
Opportunities include a free first-year GSBA membership including a consult with our Membership Director, unlimited access to GSBA Networking invites including TAG You’re In, Trans And Gender Diverse networking night and Women on Top. 

You and your business will also be highlighted and promoted on our website and social as well as Ventures. Incubatees will be receiving a scholarship to cover half of the Ventures cost and will have additional mentorship opportunities and check in’s while participating in the course. 


Ventures course are offered quarterly with their next courses being offered at the beginning of June and September. Once completion of the Business Basic Course entrepreneurs are encouraged to continue to take classes through Ventures and will have access to one-on-one industry specialist and free business coaching. 

Necessary Qualifications: 

  • Identify as LGBTQ POC, Transgender, or Gender Diverse

  • Over the age of 18 

  • Have one solid for-profit business idea and some experience in the respective field.

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