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The Colorado Employee Ownership Grant is available to Colorado-headquartered small businesses to pay for the reimbursement of professional technical services required to transition your business to become a Colorado Employee Owned Company. Professional services covered by this grant include accounting, legal, business valuation, and technical services.
You will be required to actively work with service providers to transition to an employee ownership structure. Eligible employee ownership structures include any model requiring 20% of the business to be owned by employees (excluding founders).
Applications for the grant are now open until May 6, 2022. Visit OEDIT’s application portal to get started and apply.
The Colorado Creates Grant helps organizations and communities create art and cultural activities through general operating support funding. Funds are distributed throughout Colorado with a focus on rural communities.
Grant awards are flat amounts based on your organization’s cash operating revenue for your most recently completed fiscal year. All successful applicants in the same revenue range will receive the same amount of grant funds. Register + Details!