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Join us from 10:00 am to 11:00 am on October 4 for a webinar introducing STEP 10.
Program Overview: The U.S. Small Business Administration recently awarded funding to the Economic Development Partnership of North Carolina in support of the State Trade Expansion Program (STEP). The STEP program is designed to help small businesses in North Carolina fund costs associated with international trade. Qualifying exporters are eligible for up to $24,000 in reimbursements for international business building activities.
In this one-hour webinar, NC Exporters will understand eligibility for funding through the STEP program and how to utilize the current program, STEP 10, which runs from September 30, 2022 through September 29, 2023. The following topics will be addressed:
- Application Process
- Small Business Administration (SBA) Rules surrounding the program
- Reimbursement process
Whether you are new to STEP or have used STEP funding in the past, this webinar will provide valuable information in navigating and taking advantage of the current reimbursement program for international business building activities.