What we're seeking

The Knight Enterprise Fund provides early-stage venture funding for media innovation. We’re looking for companies with disruptive solutions at the intersection of information, community and engagement, particularly around:

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The Knight Enterprise Fund serves as a co-investor in its portfolio companies, investing $25,000  to $500,000 and helping to fill out early investment rounds with experienced angel and venture capital funders.

The fund promotes portfolio companies across Knight’s large network of media, educational and nonprofit partners. Portfolio companies can also benefit from Knight’s strong community relationships in 26 U.S. cities to create partnerships with hundreds of civic and community organizations as well as Knight’s significant presence at national and international media conferences. Knight seeks to benefit its network and partners by improving their access to innovative technology and solutions.