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Business development grants information session 

03 August 2023 at 10:00 am in Mornington

A 2023 Small Business Festival event

Learn about the Shire’s Business Development Grant program

Are you looking for support to make your business more successful?

Eligible businesses can receive up to $5,000 to enable business growth and improvements in one of two areas:

  • Develop a detailed business plan, or
  • Make accessible business improvements for people with disabilities.

In this free session, we will cover:

  • The types of Business Development Grant available
  • The purpose and priorities of these grants
  • Eligibility criteria
  • The types of activities that can be funded
  • What to include in your grant application
  • The acquittal process
  • How to use the Smarty Grants application portal

There will hints and tips to help you complete your grant application, plus time for question and answers.

Tea and coffee provided.

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