MVMT50 at SXSW Introduces Pitch Black: The Future is Female - African American Women Apply Today For Chance to Win $10,000!


If you are an African American woman with a great business idea or plan and you’re interested in competing to win $10,000 to get started, we want to hear from you! We are taking our pitch competition to the next level with PITCH BLACK: THE FUTURE IS FEMALE at South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive Festival 2018.

On Sunday, March 11, exemplary Black female founders, co-founders and those aspiring to become an entrepreneur will take the stage at The JW Marriott Austin to present their business ideas for a chance to win an investment of $10,000 from Silicon Valley-based VC firm Backstage Capital, an African-American female led venture capital fund that invests in new companies led by women, people of color and LGBTQ founders in need of venture capital. Click here for more information.