Entrepreneur FAQ’s

WHAT KIND OF COMPANY IS CAV ANGELS LOOKING TO FUND?

Your company should be a technology or healthcare startup looking for Seed or Series A funding, with a strong team and a working product or prototype in an industry that CAV Angels is currently interested in funding.

A founder, major investor or board member should be an alum of UVA or otherwise affiliated with UVA (parent, faculty, researcher or other).

WHAT AMOUNTS OF FUNDING WOULD CAV ANGELS POSSIBLY INVEST?

Assuming that the company passes all vetting and due diligence, and the members vote favorably to invest, CAV Angels will generally invest between $250K – $1M in any one opportunity. As all active members make their own investment decision, any actual investment total depends on the company’s needs and member interest in investing.

WILL CAV ANGELS WORK WITH OTHER ANGELS AND VC’S?

Yes, CAV Angels will generally invest and collaborate with other angel groups and investment funds.

HOW DO I SUBMIT MY COMPANY TO CAV ANGELS FOR FUNDING?

CAV Angels uses the on-line angel funding platform Gust for startup funding submissions. The Gust system is an industry standard platform for the startup/angel funding industry used by entrepreneurs, individual angels and angel groups across the country.

Please see the “How To Submit” section for additional details.

WHAT DOES CAV ANGELS’ SCREENING PROCESS LOOK LIKE?

Please see the “Screening Process” section for details on what you can expect.