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Are you wanting to learn more about funding ? Well you’ve come to the right place. This is a curated list of the best funding podcasts of 2021.

We have selected these podcasts for a variety of reasons, but they are all well worth a listen. We tried to select a variety of podcasts across the spectrum from hosts with a wide breadth of experience.

We are always keen to hear your feedback, if we have missed a podcast, tweet us @MagazineWelp and we will check it out!

Best Funding Podcasts 2021

With thanks to ListenNotes, Crunchbase, SemRush and Ahrefs for providing the data to create and rank these podcasts.

Grant Writing & Funding

  • Publisher: Holly Rustick
  • Total Episodes: 168

Holly Rustick, world-renowned grant writer, Amazon bestselling author, and nonprofit Guru, reveals all her freelance business tips, grant writing strategies, nonprofit funding action steps, and tips and tools so you can be ahead of the curve with your freelance grant writing business, nonprofit consultancy, or nonprofit organization. Discover how you can develop clear frameworks to grow your freelance or nonprofit work and create a positive impact in the world. Holly has more than 15 years of grant writing and nonprofit experience, 10+ years of freelance grant writing experience, and has secured millions of dollars for nonprofit organizations throughout the world while building up a successful and leading grant writing company. Freelance grant writing tips, grant writing hacks, grant research tools, strategic planning systems, board training steps, nonprofit fundraising blueprints, governance guidelines, crowdfunding counsel, and online courses accessibility will help you better understand how to crush it for your freelance grant writing company, nonprofit consultancy, or nonprofit organization. Check out www.grantwritingandfunding.com for more resources! Warmly, Holly

The Twenty Minute VC: Venture Capital | Startup Funding | The Pitch

  • Publisher: Harry Stebbings
  • Total Episodes: 768

The Twenty Minute VC takes you inside the world of Venture Capital, Startup Funding and The Pitch. Join our host, Harry Stebbings and discover how you can attain funding for your business by listening to what the most prominent investors are directly looking for in startups, providing easily actionable tips and tricks that can be put in place to increase your chances of getting funded. Although, you may not want to raise funding for a startup. The Twenty Minute VC also provides an instructional guide as to what it takes to get employed in the Venture Capital industry, with VCs giving specific advice on how to get noticed from the crowd and increasing your chances of employment. If that wasn’t enough our amazing Venture Capitalists also provide their analysis of the current technology market, providing advice and suggestions on the latest investing trends and predictions. Join us so you can see how you can get BIG, powerful improvements, fast. Would you like to see more of The Twenty Minute VC, head on over to www.thetwentyminutevc.com for more information on the podcast, show notes, resources and a more detailed analysis of the technology and Venture Capital industry.

The Art of Film Funding

  • Publisher: The Art of Film Funding
  • Total Episodes: 304

The Art of Film Funding Podcast is to educate and inform filmmakers. Author/Grantor Carole Dean interviews top professionals from the film industry for up-to-date information on film funding, production, marketing, and hybrid distribution. You will learn how to crowdfund, make an ask for funding, save money on your budgets, hear top attorneys discuss new US and state tax funding and stay abreast of current trends in the industry. Carole is President and Founder of From the Heart Productions, the non-profit dedicated to providing independent filmmakers the information and help they need to get their films funded. Carole started and runs the three yearly Roy Dean Film Grants giving $25,000.00 each in cash and goods and services. She is author of The Art of Film Funding, Alternative Financing Concepts, second edition.


  • Publisher: WTF (Where Is The Funding?!) Podcast
  • Total Episodes: 31

The WHERE’S THE FUNDING?! podcast demystifies entrepreneurship and the fog around funding. Black entrepreneurs share their entrepreneurship journeys, struggles, and successes connecting to capital to inform, motivate, and inspire other entrepreneurs on a similar journey. I also interview investors and others on the funding side to educate and inform entrepreneurs about attracting funding.

Funding the Dream on Kickstarter

  • Publisher: Richard Bliss
  • Total Episodes: 338

Over $1 Billion dollars has been pledged to Kickstarter campaigns since its launch in April of 2009. Traditionally a site for funding Film and Music, Kickstarter has become a great place for anyone with a dream to see them realized. With Kickstarter you don’t need a publisher or a big company, just the courage to ask.

Young Life Funding Help Podcast – ylfundinghelp.org

  • Publisher: Young Life Field Development – ylfundinghelp
  • Total Episodes: 228

Young Life Field Development Podcast – ylfundinghelp.org

Funding the Future of Healthcare

  • Publisher: Providence Ventures
  • Total Episodes: 15

Capturing the lessons and stories created though Providence Ventures’ partnership with its portfolio companies

Where’s The Funding?!

  • Publisher: Where’s The Funding?!
  • Total Episodes: 19

The WTF?! Africa Edition podcast has been consolidated with the Where’s The Funding Podcast. No new episodes will be uploaded here. Please subscribe to the Where’s The Funding Podcast for Africa-related and global content. The WTF podcast highlights the challenges and successes of African entrepreneurs using a storytelling format. The show also features guests on the funding/investment side of things to demystify access to funding on the continent and share valuable information about funding and the entrepreneurship ecosystem in Africa.

Creative Funding Show

  • Publisher: Thomas Umstattd Jr.
  • Total Episodes: 29

a podcast for creators who want to make a living doing what they love using Patreon & Kickstarter. Hear the stories of Authors, YouTubers, and Podcasters who are funding their creativity using platforms like Patreon, Kickstarter. You will also learn about making money with advertising, sponsorships, merch, and other creative ways to make a living as an artist.

Caring and Funding Podcast powered by CAF America

  • Publisher: Caring and Funding Podcast
  • Total Episodes: 67

The Caring and Funding Podcast powered by CAF America celebrates philanthropy. donors and charities working together around the globe making our world a better place for everyone.

Funding Frequency: Venture Capital | Startups | Science

  • Publisher: Funding Frequency
  • Total Episodes: 16

From Venture Capitalists & Startup Founders to Scientists and Public Advocates, Funding Frequency is a series of discussions with those leading the charge of Technological Progress. Hosted by Andrew Waine.

Crowdfunding: Kickstarter, Indiegogo, and Ecommerce with CrowdCrux | Crowdfunding Demystified

  • Publisher: Crowdfunding and Kickstarter Expert Salvador Briggman
  • Total Episodes: 138

Kickstarter and crowdfunding advice from successful campaigns. Salvador Briggman is the founder of CrowdCrux, the most popular blog in the niche with over 20,000 subscribers. He has been cited as an expert by the New York Times, the Wallstreet Journal, and more.

The Full Ratchet: VC | Venture Capital | Angel Investors | Startup Investing | Fundraising | Crowdfunding | Pitch | Private Equity | Business Loans

  • Publisher: Nick Moran
  • Total Episodes: 475

A podcast dedicated to demystifying Venture Capital. Nick Moran interviews the VC and Angel investor experts on how they find, evaluate and select the next generation of great technology startups.

My Credit Funding

  • Publisher: My Credit Funding
  • Total Episodes: 71


ComixLaunch: Crowdfunding for Writers, Artists & Self-Publishers on Kickstarter… and Beyond!

  • Publisher: Tyler James
  • Total Episodes: 206

ComixLaunch: Crowdfunding for Writers, Artists & Self-Publishers on Kickstarter… and Beyond!

The Real Estate Crowdfunding Show – DEAL TIME!

  • Publisher: Dr. Adam Gower
  • Total Episodes: 183

In GowerCrowd’s Real Estate Crowdfunding Show, DEAL TIME! you are going to hear some of the top real estate professionals in the country pitch live deals they are actively raising money for. Access more information on each deal at GowerCrowd.com and subscribe to the only newsletter that exclusively covers news and updates from the world of real estate crowdfunding in a super easy to follow list format – no fluff, just information you can use. And if you want to pitch your deal on the show, just go to the podcast page at gowercrowd.com and follow the hopefully very obvious links to submitting your deal. Enjoy DEAL TIME! The only real estate podcast where you hear the best of the best pitch their deals! [No endorsements or investment advice given and some sponsors pay to appear on the show].

The Secrets of Grant Writing,Funding, Business Plans, & More

  • Publisher: Lettisse Bell
  • Total Episodes: 14

This podcast is for topical discussions and strategies for nonprofit organizations, business development strategies, community engagement, funding strategies such as Grants and Grant Writing, social Worker, Social Policy and it’s impact on communities of color.

Crowdfunding Uncut | Kickstarter| Indiegogo | Where Entrepreneurs Get Funded

  • Publisher: Khierstyn Ross
  • Total Episodes: 108

The show consists of Khierstyn Ross’ in the trenches experience raising more than $2MM on Indiegogo and Kickstarter. We interview successful creators that have started from NOTHING and build multi-million dollar companies off the success of their crowdfunding campaigns. This is the real, uncut, show for entrepreneurs that want to launch their product online.

Adventures in Ed Funding

  • Publisher: California Association of School Business Officials (CASBO)
  • Total Episodes: 38

California once ranked among the top states in per student investment. What happened and what will it take for us to climb our way back? Join us as we trek through the surprisingly fascinating world of schools, money and California’s future. ***During the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re also featuring timely stories, guidance, personal experiences and strategies for navigating this health, economic and equity crisis.***From local educators, parents and district leaders to education advocates, researchers and State Capitol insiders, we explore the stories of those who have had a hand in shaping education funding and policy, and all those touched by it.

The Balderton Podcast: Tech Investment | Venture Capital | Startup Funding

  • Publisher: Balderton Capital
  • Total Episodes: 35

Balderton Capital are one of Europe’s largest tech VCs, investing the best breakthrough technology companies in the continent. This podcast will share weekly insights for those at the forefront of the European technology scene: our partners, investment team, portfolio companies, and other selected experts and contributors. The ‘cast will be a worthwhile listen for anyone who is looking to raise venture capital investment, building a technology company from the ground up, or is enthusiastic about the London & European tech community. If you’d like to read news & updates from our team, check out our news page: http://www.balderton.com/newsfeed

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