Grants for Small Business
“Federal and state governments do not usually provide grants for starting and expanding small businesses. However, the U.S. government does offer a wide-variety of low-interest loans and venture capital financing programs to help entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses."
Source: Business.Gov: The Official Business Link to the U.S. Government
The above information is also at the Pima County Public Library’s Business Info Center at
Below are more links to the Pima County Public Library’s resources for starting a business and answering the question, “Are there grants to start a business?”
Finance & Loans
Business Info Center
Scroll down the above page to learn about the Pima County Public Library’s free monthly workshop, Information Power for Small Business.
Starting a Business
The Foundation Center has information on funding to start a business at
BusinessWeek online has an article, “The Myth of Free Government Money”