SBA Contracting Research Opportunities on Women and Business: Apply Today!

The Small Business Association is asking for applications for nine research projects! Find out exactly what they’re looking for in the email from The National Women’s Business Council below.

Hello,

As you know, the Council is committed to supporting women in business by producing best-in-class, actionable research. Therefore, we are excited to announce our biggest research portfolio yet!  We are currently soliciting proposals for nine – yes 9 – research projects.

This research will be used as a springboard for action and policy recommendations. Strong proposals are those that not only demonstrate thorough knowledge of the entrepreneurial environment, but are also thoughtful and innovative.

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Grants for Young Entrepreneurs

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Invites Applications for Entrepreneurs Academy Grants

POSTED: September 1, 2014
DEADLINE: September 26, 2014

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit affiliate of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce that works to strengthen America’s long-term competitiveness by addressing developments affecting the United States, its economy, and the global business environment.

The foundation has announced that it is accepting applications in support of the recently launched Young Entrepreneurs Academy. Grants of up to $2,500 will be awarded to local Chambers of Commerce that are members of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and would like to bring the program to their communities. Through the twenty-seven week program, students in grades 6-12 generate business ideas, conduct market research, write business plans, pitch to a panel of investors, and launch their own companies. From local business guest lecturers to field trips to local companies, students learn how to develop and run a real enterprise in a fun, projects-based environment.

To be eligible, applicants must be U.S. Chamber of Commerce members as of September 26, 2014.

For complete program guidelines and application instructions, visit the Young Entrepreneurs Academy website.

Educational Opportunity for Aspiring Entrepreneurs: June 14 & 15

Indianpreneurship

FREE 2-Day Indianpreneurship Business Training in Keshena June 13th & 14th, 2013 from 9am to 4pm. At the Menominee Casino Convention Center, Ada Deer Blackhawk Room. Hosted by ONABEN.

Register by calling Renee Mahkimetas at the Menominee Business Center (715) 799-5720