First Bite

Update - December 2022 applications are now closed. Any future openings will be announced here and on LinkedIn.

Note - Better Bite Ventures backs alt protein startups in Asia Pacific, typically investing US$200-700k in pre-seed or seed rounds. If your company has reached that stage reach out here instead

First Bite is our new initiative to support fresh and aspiring founders at the very beginning of their startup journey. Several founders will be selected for investments of US$50k to help their projects get off the ground.


- meat, seafood, dairy or egg replacements
- plant-based, fermentation, cultivated or molecular farming
- based in Asia Pacific region
- idea stage or recently started

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To apply, fill the following form. Submitted information is only used for the selection process. It is treated as confidential and will not be shared with any third party.