Business Category Monthly and Year-end Grants

By mmuise
Description:

WomenNet awards an additional $10,000 Business Category grant every month to women entrepreneurs who have applied for the monthly Amber Grant. Applicants who fall under some specific business categories automatically become eligible (once per year) for the monthly $10,000 Business Category Grant based on the calendar below:
- January: Skilled Trades,
- February: Health & Fitness,
- March: Food & Beverage, - April: Sustainability, - May: Mental & Emotional Support, - June: Business Support Service,
- July: Animal Services,
- August: Hair Care & Products,
- September: Education & Child Care,
- October: Creative Arts,
- November: Skin Care & Wellness,
- December: Fashion Designers.
One of the 12 category winners are selected for a $25,000 year end grant.


Comments on Funding:

Funding will be a $10,000 grant per month.
At the end of every year, there will be a $25,000 winner from the 12 Business Category Grants winners.

Deadline: Continuous Intake
Eligibility:

Applicants must:

  • be women entrepreneurs applying for the monthly Amber Grant;
  • be in one of the 12 specific business categories in winning grant money.
Application Steps:

Applicants:

1. must submit their application for the monthly Amber Grant (complete the online application form and pay the $15 application fee).

2. who fall under the specific business categories automatically become eligible (once per year) for the monthly $10,000 Business Category Grant. The same application remains active for the Category grant until the month of the applicant's category.

Documentation Needed:

No specific documentation has been identified.

Other Things to Note:

WomensNet's Amber Grant Foundation provides grants to entrepreneurs in either the U.S. or Canada.

About the author
mmuise