What are the requirements for the Standalone Grant Programme?
Required Application Documents (A²)
Complete the Executive Summary Template on the application form
Proof of citizenship (Passport or Voter’s Card)
Invoices/Quotes/Estimates and Vendor Wire Instructions
Use of Funds (Must explicitly match invoices & payment instructions)
Entrepreneurship Seminar Certificate (Seminar Link will be provided)
*Other documents will be listed on the checklist provided with the application.
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 ...
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.
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 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 ...