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Business Grants - Funding - Startups - Small Businesses - Innovation - Grant Applications - Expansion - Grant Eligibility

Grants can serve as a lifeline for businesses, particularly for startups and small enterprises. They provide essential funding that can be used to drive growth and innovation, without the burden of repayment that comes with loans.

This funding can be used in various ways, such as hiring new staff, investing in technology, or expanding operations. Furthermore, securing a grant can add credibility to your business, making it easier to attract investors or other forms of financing in the future. In essence, grants can provide the financial boost your business needs to reach new heights of success.


TDI Local is a small grants program that supports local market development.


These small grants foster business, resident, and property owner engagement and build community identity while improving the public realm.

Ailie offers special initiatives for unique causes. 


We have opportunities for businesses and non-profits that fall into certain categories and meet certain requirements.

This program targets businesses that focus on reaching markets predominantly made up of socially and economically disadvantaged and historically underrepresented groups, underserved markets, and those owned by minorities, women, veterans, immigrants, first-generation immigrants, disabled individuals, or those that identify as part of the LGBTQ+ community. 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts has made $75,000,000 available to hotels and motels negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. This program will award grants up to $2,000,000 per property for eligible hotels and motels, prioritizing those based on (1) revenue loss, (2) economic impact, and (3) equity and demographics.

The Nonprofit Collective Foundation (NCF) was established with a vision to support the nonprofit sector by providing them with the necessary resources and funding to grow and achieve their mission. We firmly believe that every Nonprofit organization has the potential to make a positive impact on society, but often lacks the resources and funding required to fully realize their goals. This is where NCF steps in.

The Safety Net Grants program is designed to support social service organizations that respond to essential needs for marginalized communities and vulnerable residents in Greater Boston.

The Empower Digital Grant provides funding for the needs of eligible Massachusetts-based small businesses seeking relevant capital expenses, tools, and services to develop their digital capabilities in partnership with a Small Business Technical Assistance (SBTA) provider.

Where women like you get small business grants.

In 1998, we gave our first Amber Grant in honor of 19-year old Amber Wigdahl, who died before fulfilling her business dreams. Today, we award two $10,000 Amber Grant each month. And two of our 24 monthly winners get an additional $25,000 Year-End Amber Grant.

Billions of Dollars are Given Away

With thousands of federal programs alone, there might be money out there just about anyone - or anything. Apply for your piece today!

Discover small business grants for every stage of your small business adventure, recommended based on your unique profile and delivered to your inbox weekly. The search for free money doesn't get any easier!

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Hotel & Motel Grant Program

WomensNet funds several women business grants throughout the year — $450,000 worth!

To be considered for all these grants, you only need to fill out one application. Yes, it’s that simple.

Find. Apply. Succeed.

Providing a common website for federal agencies to post discretionary funding opportunities and for grantees to find and apply to them.

Lilly provides grants and/or charitable contributions for all of our areas of focus through the Lilly Grant Office (LGO). Our commitment is to make grant funding available for independent, fair, and balanced, scientifically accurate initiatives that receive no influence from our organization in either submission, design, or implementation. 

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