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Deadline: April 23, 2022
Comcast RISE Program
The next round of the Comcast RISE Program is now open! Comcast created their Comcast RISE program to assist business owners of color with technology assistance, creative media, and marketing campaigns.
If your business is for-profit and at least 51% owned and operated by a person of color, you may qualify for one of their programs. Comcast will choose hundreds of businesses and assist them with the creation of a televised media campaign or a technology makeover for their business. Application deadline for this round is June 17, 2022.
SoGal Foundation Black Founder Startup Grant
In partnership with Winky Lux and Bluemercury, SoGal Foundation launched the Black Founder Startup Grant. The program provides grants of $5K, and $10K to selected minority entrepreneurs.
- Must self-identify as a Black woman, or Black non-binary entrepreneur, and inclusive of multi-racial individuals
- Must have a legally registered business
- Plan to seek investor funding for growth into the future
- Have a high-impact, scalable solution or idea, and the ambition to be the next billion dollar business
Fall 2022: Coalition to Back Black Businesses Fund
The coronavirus severely impacted underserved businesses, especially predominantly Black-owned small businesses. The Coalition to Back Black Businesses Fund, set to run through 2023, provides qualifying black-owned businesses with grants valued at $5K.
Distributed on an on-going basis, several business owners will also receive $25K “enhancement” grants during the summer. Bonus! The Coalition has partnered with Shopify to provide Black business owners with 120 days of free shop hosting on their platform to help start and grow their business online (a separate award from the grant contest).
1. $5,000 YUMMIE O WOMEN BUSINESS GRANT
2. $5k Prevailing Woman Business grant
3. Apply Crypto for Good Fund of $1 million grant
4. $50,000 grant The Musicbed Film Challenge
5. $ 5000 DoorDash Accelerator grant program
6. $10,000 2040 Fellowship — Words Beats & Life Inc