Membership Overview (Apply)

Please note that your membership application will be pending for up to fourteen business days. Your membership fee will only be charged once your application is approved. You will have limited access to NACO online features until your application is approved.

Community Membership

Community membership is suitable for non-accredited investors who want to learn about Angel investing and early-stage capital.

The community membership will give you access to the following benefits:

  • General NACO communications
  • Access to Angel Professional Development tools
  • Access to general Angel community events

Free

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Individual Membership

The individual membership is suitable for independent accredited investors that are not part of an Angel group.

An individual membership includes the following features and benefits:

  • General NACO communications
  • NACO member-only communications
  • Access to general Angel community events
  • Access to Angel professional development tools
  • Access to best practices for investment and portfolio management
  • Being able to communicate your opinion
  • a united voice on public policy issues
  • Networking opportunities with others in the Angel investing ecosystem
  • Access to industry meetings and events
  • Discounted services and products
  • Discounts to the National Angel Summit and other regional NACO events
  • Co-investment opportunities
  • Access to government funding and programs

$250.00/year plus all applicable taxes

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Angel Group Membership

The group membership is designed for formal Angel groups whose members are accredited investors.

Once your group’s membership is approved, all your group members will be able to access the NACO portal and gain access to the following benefits:

  • General NACO communications
  • NACO member-only communications
  • Access to general Angel community events
  • Access to Angel professional development tools
  • Best practices for Angel group management
  • Best practices for investment and portfolio management
  • A united voice on public policy issues
  • Networking opportunities with others in the Angel investing ecosystem
  • Access to government funding and programs
  • Access to industry meetings and events
  • Discounted services and products
  • Discounts to the National Angel Summit and other regional NACO events
  • Co-investment opportunities

$750.00/year plus all applicable taxes*

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*For groups of more than 30, there is a $25 fee for each additional member to a maximum of $1,500 plus all applicable taxes.

Group Member Access

Access to the NACO member portal is free as part of your membership in one of the member Angel organizations.

By getting access to the NACO portal, you will gain access to the following benefits:

  • General NACO communications
  • NACO members communications
  • Access to general Angel community events
  • Access to Angel professional development tools
  • Best practices for investment and portfolio management
  • A united voice on public policy issues
  • Networking opportunities with others in the Angel investing ecosystem
  • Access to government funding and programs
  • Access to industry meetings and events
  • Discounted services and products
  • Discounts to the National Angel Summit and other regional NACO events
  • Co-investment opportunities

Free as Part of Your Group Membership

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Industry Partner Access

NACO welcomes applications from incubators, accelerators and other ecosystem supporters that work with entrepreneurs to develop viable high-growth businesses in Canada.

We will consider applications from organizations that meet the following criteria:

  • Have experience working with early-stage investors
  • Understand investor requirements for funding early-stage companies
  • Support entrepreneurs to commercialize high-growth businesses in knowledge-based industries

The benefits of the NACO Industry Partner status are as follows:

  • Ability to present opportunities to NACO members
  • Profiled as an Industry Partner on the NACO website
  • Ability to participate in specific NACO events
  • Receive entrepreneur referrals from NACO

Free

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*All applications will be reviewed by a committee.

Acceptance into the NACO Industry Partner program is not guaranteed.