Small Business Grant Opportunities
by City of Columbia Office of Business Opportunities
Growing & Sustaining Our Small Business Community
The Verizon Digital Ready grant supports small businesses through an online curriculum designed to provide learning modules, coaching, personalized tools, grant opportunities, and networking opportunities. Recipients will receive up to $10,000. To qualify, applicants must complete either two courses, coaching events, or community events before November 14.
Dark & Lovely is celebrating their 50th anniversary by teaming up with BrainTrust Founders Studio for the 50 Years of Beauty Pitch Competition. To apply, applicants must record a video pitch (up to 3 minutes) sharing their vision for the future of the beauty industry and how Black inclusivity and representation can be supported. The winner of the competition will receive $5,000 and a trip to Dark & Lovely’s headquarters in NYC. Applications close November 23.
Amber Grant Foundation. With a simple goal of supporting women entrepreneurs, the Amber Grant Foundation was founded by WomensNet in 1998. The foundation awards a $10,000 grant each month and an additional $25,000 grant each December to women entrepreneurs with a compelling story.
Click this link to find more grants, loans, and programs to benefit your small business!