$5000 Contest!

The Dream Big Grow Here grant contest is an opportunity for Iowans to fulfill their dreams of self-employment or expansion of their current firm.  Entrants compete online for a chance to win a $5,000 regional grant, and then become eligible to compete for a chance to win a $10,000 grand prize. Check out the How It Works section for official contest rules.

DMACC Business Resources 2012

This contest has ended

DMACC Business Resources believes that encouraging entrepreneurism is vital to the expansion of Iowa’s economy. The Dream Big Grow Here contest is a creative and fun method of motivating and supporting our entrepreneurs. DMACC wants all of Iowa’s entrepreneurs to dream big, grow here and stay here.

The Basics

  • Must be based in central Iowa
  • Must be 16 or older
  • Must be for-profit
  • Fewer than 50 employees
  • Top 5 will pitch on Oct. 25

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