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Starter Company Plus

Starter Company Plus logoNew Starter Company Plus Grant up to $5000

The Starter Company Plus program provides business training to individuals over the age of 18 and grants up to $5,000 to start and grow new businesses. This program offers a limited number of grants to applicants who meet the program requirements.

New or existing businesses may apply by submitting a business plan, 2-year cash flow, learning plan and business goals.

  • Program is open to all ages and stages of businesses
  • Business must be based in Huron County

Applicants must complete the following:

  • Small Business Planning Workshop
  • Consult with a Small Business Advisor
  • Training relevant to their business¬†

Considerations to become a grant recipient in the program:

  1. Number of jobs now or in the future potential; need in the area
  2. Key Sectors: Agriculture and Agri-Food; Healthcare; Tourism; Information Technology; Education; Retail and other Services; Manufacturing
  3. Quality of Information in the plan
  4. Demonstrated understanding of the industry
  5. Demonstrated investment of 25%
  6. Relevant training plan being instituted
  7. Open to mentorship
  8. Relevant and realistic goals and targets for the business
  9. Improves quality of life in Huron County
  10. Improves and/or has considered environmental impacts

For more information, download your copy of the Starter Company Plus requirements 2018!


To book a workshop, call 519-524-8394 ext. 6

Upcoming Workshops - Summer 2018

To book a Business Consultation, call Kim Postma 519-524-8394 ext. 3302

Keep an eye on this webpage for new details about the next session. 

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