Do I have to be an Access Accelerator client to apply to the Preschool Grant?
No. This Preschool Grant Programme is open to all entrepreneurs within The Bahamas.
If I'm already signed up for the regular Access Accelerator Programme, am I able to apply for the Standalone Grant?
If you are a client signed up for the regular Access Accelerator Programme and have not yet received funding, you can apply for the standalone grants and still continue with the regular programme. Please note, however, that if you are awarded ...
Is the Standalone Grant Funding guaranteed?
The grants are based on the amount of available funds provided per round of the programme. We received requests far in excess of our available funds. Selecting grant recipients from an outstanding group of applicants means that everyone who applied ...
What is The Preschool Initiative?
The Universal Pre-Primary Education initiative seeks to ensure that all Bahamian children can receive early education, which will prepare them for further education and training. This initiative is in collaboration with The Ministry of Education, the ...
What is the flagship Access Accelerator Programme?
The flagship programme of Access Accelerator offers startup and existing businesses, on all islands of The Bahamas, access to grant, loan and equity funding. The Government of The Bahamas allotted $25 million for a period of 5 years ($5 million per ...
What is the Access Accelerator Standalone Grant Programme?
The Access Accelerator (A2) aims to guide the development, funding, growth, and evolution of Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (MSMEs) in The Bahamas. By equipping and empowering MSMEs with the resources necessary to succeed. The government ...