Typical Sources of Funding
Traditional funding for businesses include:
- Friends and Family
- Lending Institutions
- Private Investments
- Community Development Loan Funds
- Governmental and NGO Grants
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Technology and Innovation Grants
Companies based on a technology or innovation also have access to two special grants.
- Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR)
- Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR)
Click here to learn more about the SBIR & STTR Grants.