NATIONWIDE – Small business grants help entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses. This in turn stimulates economic development and job creation.
According to the US Small Business Administration, small businesses have generated 12.9 million net new jobs over the past 25 years, accounting for two out of every three jobs added to the economy.
Here is a list of small business grant applications coming due within the next 60 days. Click the link to be taken to the application page.
Passion Collective, a company that helps professional women rediscover their passion and purpose, is awarding a $1,500 grant to a woman entrepreneur . In addition, the winner will receive coaching from leading strategy and culture consulting firm Keystone Group International and a free year of Passion Collective On Demand.
Due Date: September 22, 2023
DoorDash has also partnered with Hello Alice to provide disaster relief grants for a restaurant, gastropub or bakery with a brick & mortar location that has experienced a loss in revenue as a direct result of a state of emergency or federally-declared natural disaster which occurred within the last 12 months. Previous grants were for $10,000 awarded to 100 applicants. Registration for a free Hello Alice account is required to apply for the grant.
Due Date: September 29, 2023
Index by Pinger – a communication service company is offering a second round of grant funding for 2023. The Small Business Sweepstakes is awarding 1 small business owner $5,000. The application asks for a little information about the business and what the applicant would do with the winnings.
Due Date: September 30, 2023
The Mama Ladder International – a company that connects women at the intersection of mamahood and entrepreneurship is awarding a $10,000 grand prize grant to a mom who owns at least 50% of a for-profit product or service-based business. 1st, 2nd and honorable mention prizes will also be awarded along with $1,000 office furniture credits.
Due Date: September 30, 2023
FedEx has partnered up with Hello Alice to award 30 entrepreneurs who have a connection to the military and/or entrepreneurs with disabilities a $10,000 grant. Registration for a free Hello Alice account is required to apply for the grant.
Due Date: October 6, 2023
Pure Leaf – a premium iced tea beverage company, says they are awarding a $2,000 grant to give women a little extra financial support to help them say “no” to unrealistic expectations. The award also includes access to SeekHer’s “No is Beautiful” in Motherhood resources and support community.
Due Date: October 31, 2023
Freed Fellowship awards a $500 grant every month to a business owner in the US to invest in their existing business. Freed Fellowship also considers grant winners for a $2,500 at the end of the year.
Due Date: Monthly