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Check out Grow Minnesota! Business Resources for more regional and statewide resources. Find information on resources for businesses in seven different categories; Business Financing, Entrepreneurship, Environmental & Energy Resources, Exporting/Importing, Research & Data Tools, Start & Manage a Business, & Workforce Development.
New Lending Program for MN Businesses - DEED Names Lending Partners
DEED has selected 23 nonprofit organizations to participate in a new statewide lending program designed to provide funding to businesses that may experience difficulty accessing capital. The program aims to increase economic opportunities for businesses owned by minorities, women, veterans, low-income individuals, and/or persons with disabilities.
Time to hire a STEM Intern – Businesses can receive 50% cash match!
SciTechsperience is a free, statewide, state-funded internship program that connects small and medium-sized MN businesses with talented college STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) students. Participating businesses receive a wage reimbursement of 50% of the intern’s wages up to $2,500. 248 matching grants remain in 2016-2017 and are available on a first come, first hire basis! Questions? Becky Siekmeier, MN High Tech Assn, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reminder: DEED Greater MN Child Care Grants Request for Proposals
Proposals must be received by DEED no later than 4:30 pm. on January 6, 2017.Request for Proposal. Questions? Brandon Toner, Brandon.email@example.com .
Learn the Basics– MN Trade Office Introduction to Exporting Seminar
January 25th, 8:30am-2pm in St Paul. Whether your business is new to exporting or wants to expand your global presence, this seminar is for you. Questions? Ed Dieter, MN Trade Office, firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are off to a great start in 2016-2017.
122 Visits & 39 Businesses Assisted!
Grow MN! Business ResourcesTuesday, January 3, 2017