Grant proposals in 2021 are highly requested by several grant-issuing agencies and organizations in many grant applications, provided you meet their grant eligibility criteria. Do you have the feeling of not being certain of the prospects of writing a grant proposal? It may not be as daunting as you may think after all. Contrary to what…

 

What is Venture Capital? Venture capital is a major subset of a financial institution known as private markets. Harvard Business School explains that The U.S. venture-capital industry is envied throughout the world – viewed as an engine that drives economic growth. Though the current situation of the African-American business climate may appear to romanticize the…

 

The year 2022 promises a lot of opportunities for not just seasoned entrepreneurs, but those who are just starting out on their entrepreneurial journey too. Indeed, learning to take advantage of what the internet offers, can help you start and grow businesses even from the comfort of your home. There are about 30 million-plus small…

 

In today’s internet world where a large portion of human activities and interaction happens virtually, it is only appropriate that every forward-looking business that seeks to thrive think digital. Gone are the days where a large percentage of advertising was print and broadcast-based. Right now, the world is shifting and anyone seeking to stay ahead…

 

Beyoncé has been active when it comes to community building and giving back. She launched a fund to help provide grants for Black-owned small business. In her latest effort, she is now on the move to empower the next generation of Black jewelers. The Houston native has joined forces with bespoke jewelry designer Lorraine Schwartz for the…

 

If you have an interest in developing a group home, a maternity center, or facility for women, this is a great grant option to consider applying to. The United States Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is offering Grants to USA nonprofit organizations for group homes to provide shelter for youth ages 16 to…

 
 
 

Operating a black-owned self-employed contracting business in 2021 definitely does comes with the individual that has an entrepreneurial mindset. Indeed, it will also be one of the many best methods to transition from full-time employment to running your individual business, provided you have strong expertise and experience in your career. There are different factors that…

 

Grant eligibility criteria is a list of the expectations that a grant specifies that you need to qualify for the grants you seek. If you are interested in working with grants from grant-issuing individuals and agencies, then you have come to the right place! Finding grants for your business, nonprofits, college, community and startups can…

 

For women who are considering going into the tech industry, Chloe Capital is a venture capital firm that invests in women-led innovation companies. While recognized for their #InvestInWomen tour, female founders do not need to participate in one of their signature programs to receive funding opportunities from Chloe Capital, or any of their co-investing partners….

 

Deadline: 18-Apr-21 The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), with the support of the National Commission of the People’s Republic of China for UNESCO, has launched the ‘Silk Roads Youth Research Grant’ within the framework of the Social and Human Sciences Sector. This new initiative, which aims to mobilize young researchers for further…

 
 

Finding grants to help start a business, a nonprofit, or a new venture can come with its unique set of challenges. However, knowing how to navigate these challenges can definitely make a huge difference when it comes to finding and applying for grants. We have found ways to connect with what is important when it…

 

According to Davonne Reaves, Hospitality Strategist at The Vonne Group, less than two percent of hotels across the country are currently owned by Black people. This is of huge significance when it comes to the disparity of ownership in the African American community especially when it comes to housing. This is where the Community Development Block…

 

The search for beauty products have increased significantly in 2021 compared to previous years . So much so that the global cosmetic market in 2018 grew an estimated of 5.5 percent in comparison to the previous year. According to Statista, Recent studies have shown that skin care has been forecast to remain the most profitable…

 

Application fees are barriers to many students wishing to fulfill their dreams of studying abroad on scholarship. These students especially from developing countries tend to miss many opportunities for scholarships simply because they can’t afford application fees hence can submit their application for processing. In this article we will be looking at 25 Universities in…

 

What Are Grants? Grants are funding opportunities made accessible by a government entity , an agency or an organization for use by an individual, a business, a non-profit, charity or non-profit organization. Grants purpose are meant to be utilized as a way to help or encourage growth in business, to fund programs or contribute to…

 
 

The concept of what a sole proprietorship means in 2021 has changed over the years to reflect the current global economic situation. What is sole proprietorship in 2021? What is a Sole Proprietorship? A sole proprietor, as it were, is a classified as an unincorporated business owned exclusively by an individual. About a million sole…

 

Black History Month. which is also referred to as also as African American History Month is often celebrated every year in February. This is a yearly celebration that that African Americans have chosen to observe the role of African-Americans in United State’s. history and governance. Black History allows us to slow down, take our time…

 
 

TYPES OF BUSINESS GRANTS Your business idea may assure you success expectation but you are not sure of its performance. Going for loan for a business startup may not be an option in this case. There are business grant that help business owners in starting up a business. So you may be wondering which type…

 
 
 

Black-owned businesses in 2021 are beginning to get back on their feet after a devastating business hit that the pandemic dealt with black-owned businesses in 2020, which resulted in almost half of Black-owned businesses being wiped out. However, out of that despair and uncertainty comes a brighter ray of sunshine at the end of the…

 

Grants for arts, acting, and other creative areas can be found on AfricanAmericanGrants.org. There’s yet another opportunity for grants of up to $25,000 to USA and Territories filmmakers for the production of short movies. Funding is intended for stories addressing subject matters relevant to indigenous Pacific Islanders. Eligible projects may be non-fictional or fictional and…

 

Some people find themselves in a situation whereby they have business ideas but they find it difficult to start them due to financial challenges. Money is something very useful to start a certain business at any place and at any given time. There are grants that give out free money in such situations but accessing…

 

HOW TO PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS USING SOCIAL MEDIA Every business person would wish to grow his business and make more sales day by day. Currently social media has become an essential tool to do the marketing of any given product. In social media a one on one pitching can take place where a customer can…

 

Morgan state UniversityThe Morgan State University, founded in 1867, is a Carnegie-classified doctoral research institution providing instruction to a multiethnic, multiracial, multinational student body and offering more than 125 academic programs leading to degrees from the baccalaureate to the doctorate. As Maryland’s Preeminent Public Urban Research University, Morgan fulfills its mission to address the needs…

 
 

Business Plan Format A business plan is a document that details how a company will achieve its goals. Executive summary: (Also called management summary) This section is an overview of the company, your unique value proposition, and a team overview. Market opportunity: This is where you’ll detail the opportunity in the market. A company must be able…

 

If you’re thinking of starting a business, have a business, or planning one, then you may have come across business plans. A business plan is a document that summarizes the operational and financial objectives of a business. It is essentially a business’s road map to success with detailed of business plans and budgets that show how the…

 

DigitalUndivided (DID) is an inclusive, passionate agency that offers various opportunities for minority small business owners. The organization was founded in 2012 by tech pioneer and CEO, Kathryn Finney. This agency is focused on increase economic growth in Black and Latinx communities. Digital Undivided is focused on empowering entrepreneurs impacted by COVID-19. Since the inception of…

 

A great for $500 million dollars for a program opened up for California small businesses and nonprofits 2021. This is a laudable step for thousands of local small businesses and nonprofits still struggling to stay afloat from the most recent Coronavirus related shutdowns. The grants are made available depending on your revenue, your business could be eligible for grants…