How to get financial grants for your business.


The EIDI Advance SBA grant program offers up to $10,000 to small business owners hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic and who are located in low-income neighborhoods. The smallest business may be eligible for an additional $5,000 grant thought the SBA supplemental program. $30B was budgeted but only $2B has been used so far. You have to apply here to get it.

Mass Mutual creates $50 million dollar fund to help Black businesses. read the details.

A comprehensive listing of foundations and the type of grants they have open. view the list.

The Shuttered Venue Operators Grant Program is an SBA benefit with grants to give away. See what it takes to qualify for this SVOG grant here.

The SBA Community Navigator $million dollar grant program pays organizations to provide counseling networking and to serve as an informal connection to agency resources to help small businesses recover from the economic devastation brought by the COVID-19 pandemic. Think big organizations with lots of full time staff and collaborations with city, state, federal and private human resource contacts, this grant will fund from $1M to $5M. The grantor is only selecting 100 winners for this $100M allocated grant. Apply or Learn More.

The Rural Innovation Stronger Economy Grant Program (RISE) is run by the Department of Agriculture. They offer up to $2 million to help build new businesses and create high-paying jobs in rural areas. The program invites nonprofits, state governments, public bodies and high educational institutions as well as rural jobs Accelerator partnerships that have expertise in providing economic and jobs training programs. Apply to Rural Innovation Stronger Economy Grants here.

this list is updated frequently. 7/19