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NASE Growth Grants®

This grant is provided by NASE

  • Grant Amount

    $4K
  • Grant Frequency

    Quarterly

About This Grant

Need $4,000 To Help Your Business Grow?

Apply for a business development grant from the NASE worth up to $4,000!

If you’re a member, log in as a NASE member, then return to this page for additional instructions below to apply for a NASE Growth Grant Today!

You could receive up to $4,000 for your small business through the NASE Growth Grants program.

Since 2006, the NASE has awarded nearly $1,000,000 to members like you through the Growth Grants program by providing small business grants.

Grants can be used for marketing, advertising, hiring employees, expanding facilities, and other specific business needs.

Decisions on awards are at the NASE’s discretion.

How You Can Use the Funds

  • The use of funds must be consistent with written statement of grant use.
  • Recipients must maintain records showing use of the money.
  • The funds may not be used to pay debt or rent/mortgage payments.
  • Recipients agree that NASE has the right to publicize names, business name, amount awarded and photographs of the recipients.
  • The NASE requests that the recipient place the NASE Member Badge on the recipient's website for one year after the growth grant check is received.

Eligibility Requirements

  • To be eligible, you must be a member in good standing.
  • The following members may apply immediately:
    • Annual Members
    • Veteran Members
    • Silver Members (Paying Annually)
    • Gold Members
  • The following members may apply after 90 days of membership:
    • Monthly Members
    • Silver Members (Paying Monthly)
  • Criteria used in evaluating applications and awarding grants include:
    • Review of identifiable business need
    • Detailed use of the proceeds of the grant
    • The potential of the grant to satisfy the identified business need
    • The potential impact of the grant on overall business growth and success
  • Add your business plan.