Micro Enterprise Grant

For persons with disabilities who are Alaska Mental Health Trust Beneficiaries

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Are you starting a small (micro-enterprise) business, expanding an existing business, or buying an existing business?

The Micro Enterprise Grant offers individuals who are Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority beneficiaries, or who experience a developmental disability an opportunity to apply for funds to assist with self-employment goals.

The next application deadline is March 6, 2024 at 12:00 Noon

The business must meet the definition of a micro enterprise, which is a business with total capital needs of not more than $35,000 and fewer than 5 employees.

Allowable costs include but are not limited to: business license, insurance, permits, inventory, raw materials to make a product, equipment, supplies, rent or lease for space to offer a service or product, utilities, furnishings, marketing activities, transportation costs not related to vehicle purchases, accounting services and training/support services.

To see if you are eligible to apply and for the link to the application, please visit Our Website

For assistance with your application or to get your questions answered please email