Investor Matching

CVC partners with venture capital firms whose new funds have a total of $7B+ to invest. About 15% of the companies that apply will be introduced to our investor partners. Historically, 30% of those teams have received an investment offer.


Apply now

You can apply to the VC Matching and the annual Columbia Demo Night through the same application.

Filling out the application will take 30-45 minutes. We will also require you to attach a pitch deck.

The application closes on Monday, August 12, 2019, 8PM EST.

Who can apply

Companies whose founders, investors, or key employees have ties to Columbia University can apply.

We look for ventures across all stages and verticals to match with top-tier VCs and alumni working in venture capital.


Dear Investor, contact us if you want to get in touch with the best Columbia-affiliated teams and startups.

We’ll find and monitor the companies in our network that fit your investment thesis and criteria.


Let us know if you managed to get funding with the help of Columbia Venture Community.

If you want your success story featured on our site and social media, please contact us.


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