About This Grant
Small Business Digital Ready is a free learning program to help you grow your business and skill set. Join to access self-paced courses, mentorship opportunities, live events, and more. And right now, when you complete any two Digital Ready resources, you’ll become eligible to apply for our $10,000 grants. But hurry, the application window closes on December 20, 2023.
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How You Can Use the Funds
- How you use the money, if awarded, is up to you.
- All taxes associated with the acceptance and/or uses of cash awarded are the sole responsibility of the individual grantee.
- Register for Digital Ready.
- Complete any combination of two courses, coaching events, and community events, and apply by December 20, 2023
- Non-profit organizations are ineligible for this grant.
- Applicants may apply for one business only and must be 18 years of age to apply.
- Eligibility is based on accurate and complete submission, and priority will be given to entrepreneurs of color, women, and veteran-owned businesses and other businesses in historically under-served communities who don’t have access to flexible, affordable capital.