The Grant Application Period is Now Closed.
Program Goal: To provide immediate financial support to BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) small businesses and entrepreneurs in Flagstar Bank’s market areas. This is to provide working capital grants to qualifying applicants.
Based on the grantor’s criteria, fifteen grants are being made in South Bend, and twenty grants are being made in Fort Wayne.
Application process starts: November 9
Applications due: November 20, by 5 p.m. EST
Applicants notified of grant decisions: December 4, by 5 pm EST
Applicants will receive an automatic confirmation email confirming receipt of your application. Upon review of grant requests, applicants will be notified within 15 days of the status of their submission. Grant awardees will be issued a check payable to the business name on the application.
Yes. Individual applicant information and data will not be shared beyond the purposes of review during the award selection process. Applicant data will not be sold. Aggregated applicant data may be reported for evaluation and knowledge-sharing purposes.