Grant Opportunities Available for Women Business Owners

This post was updated on 3/23/13.  Sources are accurate as of that date.

Source:  Woman Owned . com

Most start-ups run out money, before they run out of ideas…. Here are some funding sources specifically targeting women entrepreneurs?

Small Business Administration (Office of Women’s Business Ownership)( – The SBA is doing more than ever to help level the playing field for women entrepreneurs, who still face unique obstacles in the world of business.

Count-Me-In : Make Mine a Million( – This is organization offers annual events and grant awards to woman owned businesses who want to grow to over one million dollars in revenue. – This United States Government resource provides information on other government agencies and what grants they have available.

American Association of University Women( – This foundation is one of the largest private sources of funding for graduate women in the world

The Ada Project for Women (TAP)( – Includes information on conferences, discussion groups, organizations, fellowships, grants, and notable women in computer science.

WomanOwned Grant Database and Membership( Members can access thousands of business grants and state programs for business growth and development.  Search by state and keyword and view all the details required for successful application.

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