Idea Café, The Small Business Gathering Place®
, is proud to present our Ninth $ 1,000.00 Cash Grant for Small Businesses aimed at helping entrepreneurs turn their business dreams into reality.
Here at Idea Café, we are sure that all small business owners have one thing in common: the strong desire to control their own business destinies. Small businesses are definitely the main engine that drives the economy, and despite the difficulties that you all faced this past year mainly from an economic perspective, we believe that the passion and creativity that drive entrepreneurs to success is as strong as ever.
Whether you?re thinking of starting a small business or you?re trying to keep one afloat, one thing is certain: this contest will help you accelerate your business success, earn more recognition for your business, and get the cash infusion, you need. Don't hesitate to apply. It's time to act now!
Grant amount = $1,000 to one winner.
The Ninth Idea Cafe's Small Business Grant is now closed for applications.
Voting for selecting the finalists is now closed. The five finalists will be announced on May 5th.
For What Kind of Person or Business:
Anyone who currently owns a business or is planning to start one.
In order to access the application form, you must be a registered member of Idea Cafe (if not, please register here
)and not previously have received a cash grant directly from Idea Cafe. (Prior Idea Cafe grant finalists and semi-finalists are welcome to apply for this new grant.)
Deadline: March 1, 2010
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