Monday, January 30, 2017
These 5 Small Business Grant Competitions Are Worth Checking Out!
5 great small business grant competitions
#1 - American Small Business Championship - offered every year by small business association SCORE and warehouse giant Sam’s Club. Two small businesses from each state win a $1,000 Sam’s Club gift card, an all-expenses-paid trip to a regional business symposium, and a year of free mentoring from SCORE.
#2 - FedEx Think Bigger - awards grants ranging from $5,000 to $25,000. Grants include 8 third-place winners, one second-place winner and one grand prize winner who gets a $25,000 grant.
#3 - Miller Tap The Future - is an annual competition that lets entrepreneurs pitch for a chance to earn more than $200K to fund their business, business seminars, live pitch opportunities, meeting business moguls like Daymond John from ABC’s “Shark Tank” and more.
#4 - Mission Main Street Grants - sponsored by Chase, this small business grant competition gives 20 small business grants of $150,000 each to fund their businesses. A total of $3 million in grants is awarded.
#5 - Love Our Local Business - sponsored by Intuit, this contest encourages small businesses to submit a business “wish" explaining what they would do with $5,000, and it will come true for 15 small businesses.
Read more by visiting www.verticalresponse.com/blog/show-me-the-money-5-small-business-grants-to-consider/