Could You Use Some Seed Money To Start Up Your Own Business?
One state currently has a Start-Up Capital Investment Fund. This funding program supports high-tech start-up companies as they near commercial viability by providing access to early-stage capital to accelerate company development.
These funds will extend the personal investment of entrepreneurs during the critical stage when they are developing their businesses to the point of readiness for outside investment.
The fund targets companies throughout the state that are creating the newest technologies in the following competitive areas:
- Advanced automotive, manufacturing, and materials;
- Alternative energy;
- Homeland security and defense;
- Life sciences