is not a financial advisory company. This list is intended for educational purposes only. All users are responsible for reviewing all eligibility and application materials and determining whether a funding opportunity is a good fit for their business.
To apply for business grants, you will need a bank account and some technology in place. Click the green button if you need help setting up this tech.
is a database of federally sponsored grants. These grants cover a wide range of business types and is free for anyone to search. Federal government grants, however, usually can’t be used for startups or general day-to-day operating expenses.
is one of more than 100 Women’s Business Centers nationwide and is sponsored by the SBA. It lends money directly to small, women-owned businesses (this is not grant funding). Other Women’s Business Centers also assist small, women-owned businesses in finding other grants and loans they might qualify for.
. They have great business coaching opportunities (usually free or for a very nominal fee) and also can help you to find grants and loans for funding your business. These centers are also sponsored by the SBA.
assist minority business owners to finding financing, develop financial strategies, securing contracts and offer several other services to assist minority-owned businesses in building and expanding their businesses.
Nerdwallet has complied a list of funding opportunities and other business resources for specific groups. Those lists can be found here. Several of the opportunities listed on these sites are repeated in the grant lists above, but there are other great recourses to check out as well.