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 will not be able to receive funding. Over the coming weeks, the Access Accelerator will continue to introduce new programmes that you may apply for once you meet the eligibility requirements.
How much funding is available for the Standalone Grant Programme?
The Government has granted the A2 $1 million dollars in funding to assist with this initiative. The maximum funding per client will be $5,000 per client.
When will the Standalone Grant application be open?
The application form for the third round of Standalone Grants will open on Monday, February 1st, 2021. You can review the information, eligibility and process on our website's Standalone Grant Webpage here. Interested applicants have three weeks to ...
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 ...
When does the third round of the Standalone Grant Programme launch?
Due to an overwhelming response by eager Bahamian entrepreneurs, on Monday, February 1st, 2021 we will be launching the Standalone Grant Programme: Round III. For more information, visit our website at www.accessaccelerator.org/standalonegrant
What is the Guaranteed Loan Programme?
The flagship programme of Access Accelerator is also known as the guaranteed loan programme which offers startup and existing businesses access to grant, loan and equity funding.