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VitaDAO Funding FAQ

Welcome to the VitaDAO funding FAQ. You can find answers to common questions about project eligibility, deal terms, and application and review process in the sections below. If you have further questions, feel free to connect with the VitaDAO Discord community for further guidance, or if you are ready to submit your funding application, please use the funding application form at the link below.

Project Eligibility

Who can apply?
I’m a biotech startup, can I apply?
I am not familiar with crypto/web3. Can I still apply?
Which projects does VitaDAO fund?
What kind of research does VitaDAO fund?
What counts as translational research?
Do I need to have a patent already?
I don’t have a clear IP plan, can I still apply?
Do I need to live in any particular country?

Funding Terms

Who owns the IP from funded projects?
Do you offer funding in exchange for equity?
What are the deal terms?
How much funding is possible?
Will the funding be in crypto or traditional fiat currency (USD, EUR etc)?
I need more funding than VitaDAO provides, can there be multiple funders?
I work at a university. Do I need to talk to my TTO (tech transfer office)?
What can the funding be used for?

Application Process

How long does the application process take?
How does the VitaDAO application process work?
When are the application deadlines?

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