for women in business
funding resources, loans, grants or other types of business funding, for a
woman business owner, a woman starting a new business or a woman
entrepreneur are few and far between. Truly free women in business grants for woman
owned businesses or start-ups are rare, funding such as bank loans usually
require equity and so funding usually comes from credit cards, family loans
or trusting friends.
So how do you find the
resources you need?
If you are an American
Citizen, you are entitled to apply
for free grant money from the Government.
WomensNet for information on Government
Small Business Administration (Office of
Women's Business Ownership) helps level the playing field for women
entrepreneurs, who still face unique obstacles in the world of business. At
every stage of developing and expanding a successful business, it is here to
counsel, teach, encourage and inspire. See the "Hot List" of
Federal Money Retriever
is a grants and loans database software containing information on all U. S.
federal government grant and loan programs. There is a cost for the
software, but the site allows you to research some of the grant dollars that
are available. They have a specific category for
grants available for women.
The Women's Funding Network
promotes the development and growth of women's funds that empower women
and girls by fostering strategic alliances among women, donors, communities
American Association of University
is a foundation of one of the largest private sources of funding for
graduate women in the world. It supports aspiring scholars around the globe,
teachers and activists in local communities, women at critical stages of
their careers, and those pursuing professions where women are
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