EPICentre Cross Border Entrepreneur Grants

EPICentre Cross Border Entrepreneur Grants 2016
Attention Student Entrepreneurs, Ü Are you a current University of Windsor student, or recent graduate (up to 5 years) or an EPICentre incubator member? Ü Do you currently run a start-up business in the Windsor-Essex community? Ü Are you looking to expand into the United States? Ü Do you want $5000 to help you get there?

If you answered yes, the EPICentre Cross Border Entrepreneur Grants are for you!

We are giving away $5,000.00 grants to local entrepreneurs to consider expanding into the United States. The Greater Detroit Area alone has 4 million people, and a $203 Billion GDP – your opportunities are endless!

To apply, send an email application to Nicole Anderson (nsleiman@uwindsor.ca) or Wen Teoh (wteoh@uwindsor.ca) with the following information:

Describe your business: 1. What makes your product/service unique or competitive? 2. What success has your business has had to date? 3. What are your short-term and long-term goals for the business? 4. How have you funded your business activities to date? 5. If funded (up to $5000), how will you use the money? 6. What goals do you hope to accomplish by entering into the Detroit market?

APPLICATION DEADLINE: January 8th, 2016

Grant recipients will work alongside an EPICentre mentor to achieve their entrepreneurial goals!

This is a great opportunity to give your business the chance to expand into a massive new market. We look forward to your applications!