These programs and resources are available for companies to apply for and receive government funding as a source of capital for business.
Other Government Grants
Other government grants come from local, state and federal agencies that spend billions of dollars each year for procurement, research and consultant services. Startup companies may wish to partners with a larger company and serve as a subcontractor or pursue small business set aside contract/grant opportunities.
Additional Financing Sources
Companies at every stage have numerous resources available to finance their business, from government funding to regional matching grants to bonds. Both Florida and Orlando are also home to venture capitalists, angel investors as well as commercial banks.
Orlando is home to many sources of private capital including venture capital, angel investors, start-up financing and small business investment companies.
Federal, state and local grant programs that provide funding for small businesses and start-ups.
Grants support industry-university research projects and SBIR/STTR awards in which one of the three participating universities is a partner.
Learn more about if you qualify for bonds in Orange and Seminole counties in the Orlando region.