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COVID-19 Recovery
A crowdfunding platform that provides various grants and free coaching to women-owned businesses affected by COVID-19.
NYC-based businesses will be awarded grants of up to $10,000. Priority given to women and minority-owned businesses or those who did not receive SBA loans.
Small Business impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic are eligible for monthly grants.
The Small Business Relief Fund will match $500 grants to qualifying businesses that raise at least $500 through a GoFundMe campaign. 
Business Growth & Launch 
This annual competition provides Manhattan, Bronx, and Staten Island-based startup entrepreneurs with the opportunity to win seed money. Grant awards include $15,000 for the first place winner and $7,500 for the runner up.
Women-owned businesses and female entrepreneurs can receive a $10,000 grant each month or the $25,000 grant annually towards their business idea.
Black women or nonbinary entrepreneurs have the opportunity to be awarded grants of up to $10,000.
 In this third and final round of 2023, small business owners have the opportunity to receive $5,000-$25,000 grants to help accelerate their growth and achieve their goals.
Woman-owned businesses with at least 51% Black/Brown women founders have the opportunity to compete for up to $10k to help accelerate their businesses.
Black women owned businesses have the chance to receive up to $20,000 in grants to go towards business growth
Natural Disaster Recovery
Restaurants experiencing hardship due to a natural disaster can apply to recieve a $10,000 grant from DoorDash and Hello Alice.
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Understanding the eligibility requirements and what documents are needed to apply for a grant can be challenging.

The Pace University SBDC is here to help you make sense of it all.

Contact us to schedule a no-cost, one-on-one business counseling session.

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