Today, the Sustainable Business Center in Galesburg, Illinois, announced the opening of the Bluestem Grant, a sustainable business incubation program offered to residents of Illinois. In addition to cash awards up to $15,000, the Bluestem program includes competitively-priced, subsidized rent at the Sustainable Business Center in Galesburg, and a year-long schedule of support and professional development, and seminar and workshops on business fundamentals and essential sustainability topics. Dynamic Sustainability Consulting is proud to be partnering with the SBC to offer sustainability support services.
If you have a promising sustainable business idea in the early stages of development, this may be an ideal opportunity for you! For more information and to apply, visit the Sustainable Business Center’s News and Events page.
Applications are due July 17, 2016, with award notifications made by August 1. The incubation year begins September 1.