Small Business Global Grants Fund
Frequently Asked Questions
Who is eligible to apply?
Businesses that employ between 3 and 20 people
Businesses that are involved in the brand licensing business
Businesses that have been harmed financially by the COVID-19 pandemic
How much is each grant?
Each grant is for $5,000 (or local currency equivalent) and must be applied toward business expenses. Follow-up surveys will be sent to all grantees to learn how it was spent and the impact that it made.
What is the selection process?
Applications will be reviewed by The Foundation Board. The Board will review to ensure we have a mix of grantees from different business types and from around the world. The Board will also be looking for candidates for which these funds will provide the largest positive impact.
When will the grants be awarded?
Application deadline is April 15, 2021 and grants will be awarded by early May. Once the grantee has been notified and submitted payment information that meets compliance checks, it will take 3-5 days to process the payment.
How can I make a donation to the fund?
The grant fund is a great way for the industry to help fellow industry members so that the entire brand licensing community can emerge stronger and more united from this crisis. Please contact Maria Ungaro by phone 646-283-8606 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.