Venture Creations can help you find funding for your startup and assist you through this process. Funding is available from a number of local, regional, and federal agencies and organizations, from angel capital to later stage growth financing. To get started, refer to the links below.
Federal Funding Agencies
Federal Funding Agencies offer grants to small and minority businesses. These opportunities are listed on the individual agency's website:
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
National Institutes of Health
National Reconnaissance Office
National Science Foundation
National Security Agency
U.S. Department of Agriculture
U.S. Department of Defense
U.S. Department of Energy
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
U.S. Small Business Administration
Grants.gov is a central storehouse for information on over 1,000 grant programs and provides access to approximately $500 billion in annual awards.
SBIR/STTR are two competitive programs that help the SBA to ensure the nation's small, high-tech, innovative businesses are a significant part of the federal government's research and development efforts.
Connect to the eleven federal departments that participate in the SBIR program and the five departments that participate in the STTR program, awarding $2 billion to small high-tech businesses.