Apply Now! Citizens Bank $15,000 Minority-Owned Small Business Grant

The application deadline is Friday, August 7th, so apply now!

Diverse small business ownership is critical to the success and growth of our local economy, and small business owners like you are an essential cornerstone. As part of a recent initiative to promote positive change and social equity in the communities they serve, Citizens Bank has created the Citizens Minority-Owned Small Business Grant.

 The grant will award $15,000 each to 100 minority-owned small businesses across the communities Citizens serves

To enter, you must submit a statement of up to 150 words describing how you would use the grant money to strengthen both your business and your community (additional requirements apply, please check the website to confirm your business’ eligibility.)

The deadline for entry is Friday, August 7th, so enter now!

Learn more and submit your entry here!

If you’d like to speak with a member of the Beverly Gray Center staff about this grant opportunity, or other resources and relief options available for your small business right now, please reach out to us via email ( or phone (716-342-3620).