District of Columbia Department of Small and Local Business Development (DSLBD)
11/15/19 2:00 PM
Grants of up to $10,000 to Washington, DC small and emerging businesses located in Wards 7 and 8 to support business development activities. Funding is intended for market research, product or service development, licensing, customer development, prototype development, and other development purposes.
The grants are to provide business development support to the growth of microbusinesses in Wards 7 and 8. These microbusinesses must be appropriately licensed, have fewer than five (5) employees, the business must be located in Ward 7 or 8, and Ward 7 or 8 residents must have ownership of 50% or more of the of the business.
The funds can be used for the following business development uses:
GrantWatch ID#: 183408
DSLBD intends to award between 20 and 25 grants.
Up to $10,000 each
The “Period of Performance” is after January 1, 2020 and before August 30, 2020, or a shorter period based on a grantees insurance coverage.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Written questions may be sent to the Innovation & Equitable Development Team at the Department of Small and Local Business Development at Inno.ED@dc.gov.
USA: Washington, DC: Wards 7 and 8