To be eligible to apply, the company must have a founder, senior executive, board member, or major investor who is a Georgetown University alumnus/a (or one of the foregoing must have a parent who is a Georgetown University alumnus/a) or a current student, faculty or staff member of Georgetown.

During the soft launch in 2019, any interested companies are encourage to apply moving forward more specific criteria will be developed to guide interested entrepreneurs.


Georgetown Angel Investor Network (GAIN) accepts applications through Gust. Apply here.


The GAIN Entrepreneur Review Committee will review all application materials and determine if your business could be of interest to our members. If selected, you will be invited to present to the Entrpreneur Review Committee. After the meeting, two to three companies will receive an invitation to present to the full network of GAIN members.


Three to four times a year GAIN hosts pitch calls in which two - three invited companies present to the full network of GAIN members.


Following the presentations, investors who have expressed their interest in a presenting company will be introduced via email. Our investors make their own decisions about which companies and how much to invest. They lead their own due diligence and negotiations with the company. GAIN provides the connection and opportunity to connect for Georgetown investors and entrepreneurs.