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What is the FedEx Small Business Grant Contest?
The FedEx Small Business Grant Contest is a grant program by FedEx to award ten (10) small businesses with grants up to $25,000 and up to $7,500 in FedEx Office print and business services. Refer to the Contest Rules for contest details.
What are the contest dates?
The entry period for the contest is February 21, 2017–March 29, 2017.
The voting period is March 1, 2017–April 5, 2017.
- Top 100 finalists will be announced April 13, 2017
- Top 10 winners will be announced April 25, 2017
You can vote for any business in the contest at fedex.com/grantcontest by viewing the gallery for your favorite business and clicking on the “vote” button. You will be required to use your email address and properly answer the Captcha question to cast your vote. Voting is limited to once per 24 hour period. The number of votes received will be shown on the contest profile. Voters can share their vote via social media as well.
How many grants will be awarded?
There will be a total of ten (10) winners:
Grand prize: One winner of $25,000, plus $7,500 in FedEx Office® print and business services
Silver prize: One winner of $15,000, plus $5,000 in FedEx Office® print and business services
Bronze prize: Eight winners of $7,500, plus $1,000 in FedEx Office® print and business services
Information found on FedEx Website
30+ Black Owned Businesses to Vote for in the
FedEx Small Business Grant Contest
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