Get a Small Business Loan, Grant, or Community Assistance

Get help to grow your small business or startup

If you're a small business owner or startup, a loan or grant can help your company reach its true potential. Looking to diversify, expand into new markets, or grow customer loyalty? Check out these funding options - they could make a real difference. You'll find opportunities here through State agencies, the Small Business Administration (SBA), and innovator programs dedicated to helping you succeed.

Apply for a Boost Fund Loan

Apply for a Boost Fund Loan

Get a low interest loan for your small business, plus help and guidance through the application process.
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CT Next - a community ecosystem for CT startups!

CTNext - a community ecosystem for CT startups!

Find assistance and programs, including public and private resources for startup funding.
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Help and support for CT’s startups

Help and support for CT’s startups

Explore CT Innovations programs to get your startup the funding you need.
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Hartford Small Business and Community Development

The City of Hartford is creating and initiating community-based strategies to help local businesses succeed. 

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Veterans' small business support and funding opportunities

Get certified as veteran-owned, find business funding, incentive programs, and more.

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CIC Lending - loan programs for startups of any size

Helping entrepreneurs with small, medium, and multi-million-dollar commercial loans.

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CT Manufacturing Innovation Fund Voucher Program

Access capital to get the equipment and expertise you need to keep pace with product development and manufacturing innovations.

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CT Innovations

Learn more about this resource for financing through flexible loan options and connecting with venture capitalists and angel investors.

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Tax help from CT DRS

Learn more about tax filings for your business, your taxpayer rights, forms you will need, and more.

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SBA Loan Types for Disasters

Learn about the different types of SBA loans for disaster relief, including microloans and the military reservist loan to compensate for call-ups.

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