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8 Grants For Women-Owned Small Businesses You Could Get In 2022

    Shannon Vissers
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Shannon Vissers

Shannon Vissers

Expert Analyst & Reviewer at Merchant Maverick
The former editor-in-chief of SteelOrbis, Shannon has been researching and writing about small business software and financing since 2015. Her shopping and retail expertise has been cited in numerous publications, including Reader's Digest, MSN, Yahoo Finance, and GOBankingRates . She has also published articles for LIVESTRONG.COM, eHow, Life'd, and other websites. Shannon attended San Diego State University, graduating in 2005 with a BA in English.
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    I was looking for international grants outside of the US. I think the only one you detailed was Cartier’s. There must be more somewhere. Can you help guide me to these as the two need locations are in the Ukraine where so many women owned businesses were hit very hard by the COVID pandemic economic effect. One is unique locally manufactured clothing and the other is a bakery.
    Thank you for any directing help to a source.
    L T Brown

      Jessica Dinsmore

      Hi Lance,

      Unfortunately, we don’t really have any international grants or lending resources, though we often point people to Kiva for small international business loans. Best of luck with the wonderful work you are doing!

        yunusa Ahmad Ibrahim

        I am very interested with this program otherwise we suppose to help our selves thanks for your time with me my leader team.

          Le Grand Courtage ELEVATE Grant

          Hi Shannon,

          We love the article and wanted to offer our own grant as an additional resource for Female Business Owners, in case this article is being updated.

          The Le Grand Courtage ELEVATE annual grant for Women Entrepreneurs is launching March 2021 in conjunction with Ladies Who Launch:

          Please let us know if you’d like more info! Thank you!

          Le Grand Courtage

            Gina Shedd

            I would like more info

              bendera kashindi

              we are members of nonprofit based organization named :community development and social assistance for refugee and citizen.
              the organization is led by women and found in Africa especially in Malawi Republic.
              we are operating under the following programs :
              woman rights and gender equality, child rights, poverty alleviation in women and children, education, agriculture, arts, conflicts resolution.
              we seek grant to accomplish some needs and problems in the beneficiaries.

                Jessica Dinsmore

                Hi Bendera,

                In addition to the resources included in the post we are commenting on, we have some other grant posts on nonprofit grants, small business grants, startup grants, grants for minority-owned businesses, crowdfunding, How to accept donations online. The links in the posts point to the grant programs if you’d like more information on how to apply. Best wishes to you!

                  Tanya Sharma

                  Interesting article, good information is provided regarding women business grants. Was very useful, thanks for sharing with us.

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                    I would like to know if there are any loan option for a woman who would has a strong business plan but bad credit

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                      Shannon Vissers

                      Hi Jessica, for your situation I recommend checking out lenders in our article on the best small business loans for bad credit.

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