Small Business
Grant Contest

The FedEx Small Business Grant Contest is now open!
Enter today for your chance to win.

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Don't Miss Your Chance

It’s the final week! Enter by Monday, March 25, 2019, for your chance to win $15,000, $30,000 or even $50,000 for your small business. Possibilities start here.

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Tips for Grant Contest Success

Not sure how to tell your story for the grant contest? Meet 2018 FedEx Small Business Grant Contest winner Katarina Samardzija, who has won every pitch competition she has entered. She shares her pointers for presenting your business in the best light.

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Build a Community Through the Grant Contest

Learn how entering the FedEx Small Business Grant Contest can be an opportunity to connect with your community and market to potential customers.

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Rally Your Fans to Vote

The voting period for the FedEx Small Business Grant Contest has launched. Past grant winners share how to generate more votes in the contest and in the process increase your business's online footprint.

Meet Last Year's Grant Contest Winners

2018 Winners

From perishable shipping to foreign imports, our 2018 grant winners' stories inspire and educate. Learn more about these extraordinary businesses.

Meet our 2018 winners

Small-Business Success Stories

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Read about the experiences of fellow small-business owners — we’ve collected stories, tips and plenty of other helpful resources from entrepreneurs like you who love following their dreams.

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Get to Know the 2017 Grant Winners

2017 Winners

The 2017 grant winners share their stories and offer their tips to other entrepreneurs building a small business.

Meet our 2017 winners

What a Difference a Grant Makes

Past Grant Winners

Discover how three different past grant contest winners used their winnings to make a significant impact on the growth of their business.

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See the 2016 Grant Winners

2016 Winners

Learn more about our 2016 winners — who they are, what they’re bringing to market and how they’re growing and managing their businesses.

Meet our 2016 winners

How to Capture Your Story on Video

Video Tips

Whether it’s for the FedEx Small Business Grant Contest or social media, you can capture your best self with these tips for making simple, high-quality videos on a smartphone.

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