Total Equity Funding
Undisclosed Amount in 1 Round from 5 Investors
Most Recent Funding
$100k Grant on September 1, 2013
Seattle, Washington
P2P Education Microfinance Lender

Company Details


Vittana makes it possible for young people around the world to get student loans directly from lenders like you.

Vittana envisions a world where students anywhere can get a student loan to attend community college, vocational school or college. This is the #1 thing that families around the world want. If there is one common, universal desire of all people throughout the world, it is to give their children a better chance at life than they had.

When you make a loan on Vittana, you're really doing two things. Yes, you're enabling a student to get a degree and get a job for an immediate, giant step toward a better life. But you're also doing something even bigger: you're proving to the world that education matters and student loans work for one student, one loan, one job at a time. Vittana works in the background to facilitate the loans you make directly to students but also works at the forefront of a global movement to bring student loans to young people throughout the world.

Funding Rounds (6) - $500k

DateAmount / RoundValuationLead InvestorInvestors
Sep, 2013$100k / Grant1
Sep, 2012$100k / Grant1
Dec, 2011$100k / Grant1
Dec, 2010$125k / Grant1
2010undisclosed amount / Seed5
Dec, 2009$75k / Grant1

Current Team (7)


Board Members and Advisors (1)


Competitors (4)

  • Transparent, Accountable, Far-Reaching, Multi-Faceted, and Market-Based Philanthropy. Counteract Your CO2 Emissions & Change Lives.
  • An online charity that makes it easy for anyone to help students in need.
  • The Kiva Zip community provides access to 0% interest loans and a community passionate about helping entrepreneurs in the United States.
  • The first marketplace lender in the U.S, Prosper Marketplace helps people get on top of their finances.

Offices/Locations (1)

  • Headquarters

    617 Eastlake Ave E

    Suite 210

    Seattle, Washington 98109

    United States

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