Small Business Improvement Grant Program

The City of Longwood has established the Small Business Improvement Grant Program to facilitate the attraction and retention of certain qualifying small businesses. The new grant cycle begins October 1, 2023. This competitive grant program is intended to support small businesses and entrepreneurs by providing awarding up to $20,000 to overcome hurdles related to opening a restaurant, bakery, coffee shop, or ice cream parlor or to make improvements that will help an existing qualifying business grow in the City of Longwood, with an emphasis on those improvements that will run with the building and support future users.

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