Grant Opportunity

Contest could jump-start your business.
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This story appears in the August 2000 issue of Entrepreneur. Subscribe »

Entrepreneurs interested in winning one of 10 available-worth $10,000 each-to help them start or grow a have until August 27 to apply for the funding. The grants have been made available from the U.S. West NewVentures $100,000 Seed Money Competition, and business owners in 14 different states (, , Idaho, , Minnesota, , , New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, , Washington and Wyoming) may apply.

To submit an application, log on to www.uswest.com/smbusiness/startup or call (888) 405-0080 and request to have Document 50 sent via a fax-back system. A total of 50 entrepreneurs will be selected to participate in phase two, which requires submission of a complete business plan. The 10 winners will be chosen from this group.

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