Specimen Unit Certificate
NUMBER OF UNITS U-
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CUSIP 007024 201
ADIT EDTECH ACQUISITION CORP.
UNITS CONSISTING OF ONE SHARE OF COMMON STOCK AND
ONE-HALF OF ONE WARRANT
THIS CERTIFIES THAT is the owner of Units.
Each Unit (Unit) consists of one (1) share of common stock, par value $0.0001 per share (Common Stock), of Adit EdTech Acquisition Corp., a Delaware corporation (the Company), and one-half of one warrant (Warrant). Each whole Warrant entitles the holder to purchase one share of Common Stock for $11.50 per share (subject to adjustment). Each whole Warrant will become exercisable 30 days after the Companys completion of an initial merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, or other similar business combination with one or more businesses or entities (a Business Combination), and will expire unless exercised before 5:00 p.m., New York City Time, on the fifth anniversary of the completion of an initial Business Combination, or earlier upon redemption or liquidation. The Common Stock and Warrant(s) comprising the Unit(s) represented by this certificate are not transferable separately until the 52nd day following the closing of the Companys initial public offering, unless EarlyBirdCapital, Inc. informs the Company of its decision to allow earlier separate trading, except that in no event will the Common Stock and Warrants be separately tradeable until the Company has filed an audited balance sheet reflecting the Companys receipt of the gross proceeds of its initial public offering and issued a press release announcing when such separate trading will begin. The terms of the Warrants are governed by a Warrant Agreement, dated as of January ____, 2021, between the Company and Continental Stock Transfer & Trust Company, as Warrant Agent, and are subject to the terms and provisions contained therein, all of which terms and provisions the holder of this certificate consents to by acceptance hereof. Copies of the Warrant Agreement are on file at the office of the Warrant Agent at 1 State Street, 30th Floor, New York, New York 10004, and are available to any Warrant holder on written request and without cost.
This certificate is not valid unless countersigned by the Transfer Agent and registered by the Registrar of the Company.
Witness the facsimile signature of its duly authorized officers.
Adit EdTech Acquisition Corp.
The Company will furnish without charge to each unitholder who so requests, a statement of the powers, designations, preferences and relative, participating, optional or other special rights of each class of stock or series thereof of the Company and the qualifications, limitations, or restrictions of such preferences and/or rights.
The following abbreviations, when used in the inscription on the face of this certificate, shall be construed as though they were written out in full according to applicable laws or regulations:
|||as tenants in common||UNIF GIFT MIN ACT ||Custodian|
|||as tenants by the entireties||(Cust)||(Minor)|
|||as joint tenants with right of survivorship and not as tenants in common|| |
under Uniform Gifts to Minors Act
Additional abbreviations may also be used though not in the above list.
For value received, hereby sell, assign and transfer unto
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Units represented by the within Certificate, and does hereby irrevocably constitute and appoint
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THE SIGNATURE(S) MUST BE GUARANTEED BY AN ELIGIBLE GUARANTOR INSTITUTION (BANKS, STOCKBROKERS, SAVINGS AND LOAN ASSOCIATIONS AND CREDIT UNIONS WITH MEMBERSHIP IN AN APPROVED SIGNATURE GUARANTEE MEDALLION PROGRAM, PURSUANT TO S.E.C. RULE 17Ad-15 (OR ANY SUCCESSOR RULE).
The holder(s) of this certificate shall be entitled to receive a pro-rata portion of the funds from the trust account with respect to the common stock underlying this certificate only in the event that (i) the Company is forced to liquidate because it does not consummate an initial Business Combination within the period of time set forth in the Companys Amended and Restated Certificate of Incorporation, as the same may be amended from time to time (the Charter) or (ii) if the holder seeks to redeem his shares upon consummation of, or sell his shares in a tender offer in connection with, an initial Business Combination or in connection with certain amendments to the Charter. In no other circumstances shall the holder(s) have any right or interest of any kind in or to the trust account.