Thursday, November 15, 2012

Are You A Woman Who Has A Dream Of Starting Her Own Business? Then This Grant Program May Be For You!

Since getting money for funding is the No. 1 obstacle women face in starting their own business there is a woman who has created her own program which will provide $50,000 in seed money to help start a business!

According to the website, the grant recipient will receive $50,000 to help start their own business. In addition this grant program will also provide the grant winner with a team of professional consultants which will include business and marketing plan assistance and also a professional writer and graphics designer!

This grant program is open to women who aspire to open a new business!

To enter:

  • applicants must submit a personal essay of 500 words or less describing themselves and why they think they would make a successful entrepreneur.

  • A preliminary business plan will also be required and should include:

    1. a description of the new business

    2. the consumer appeal to the new business

    3. a plan to implement the new business.

This grant program is open to women who are legal residents of one of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia

at least 21 years of age or older, and who are not current business owners at the time of entry.

Void outside CA, MA, TN, UT, PR and where prohibited by law.

The Deadline to apply is December 15th!

Where to get more info: Guidelines, application instructions and program-specific contact information are available at their official website.

This grant program was started by a woman who has been a longtime supporter of women-owned businesses, starting from the late 1800s,

You can also check out the list of recently funded projects by going to this website

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