DETROIT – The wait is over, and applications are now open for the Comcast RISE monetary grant! TechTown and our local partners BUILD Institute, Venture Catalysts and Grand Innovation are proud to support Comcast RISE which provides monetary grants to help Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC)-owned, small businesses grow as they navigate the challenges of the pandemic.

These $10,000 grants will be distributed to 100 businesses in Detroit, Highland Park and Hamtramck for a total of $1,000,000.

Applications are open now – March 14, 2021. Grants will be announced at the end of April 2021 and awarded in May 2021.

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