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Announcing the Top 100 Finalists

It’s here! See the top 100 finalists in the 2019 FedEx Small Business Grant Contest. Ten finalists will take home up to $50,000 and open up a world of possibilities for their businesses.

Meet the Finalists

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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.

How to Capture Your Story on Video

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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Meet Last Year's Grant Winners

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

Meet the 2018 Winners

Explore the 2017 Grant Winners

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The 2017 grant winners share their origin stories and offer their tips to other entrepreneurs building new businesses.

Meet our 2017 Winners

See our 2016 Grant Winners

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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 Grant Winners

Small-Business Success Stories

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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What a Difference a Grant Makes

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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