Subscribe Register Login

Monday, July 28, 2014, 8:13 p.m.
Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal

FedEx launches second small-business grant contest

By The Associated Press

This article was published January 7, 2014 at 7:41 a.m.

MEMPHIS — Memphis-based FedEx has launched its second nationwide small-business grant contest with the first-place winner to receive $25,000.

To be eligible, a business must have fewer than 100 employees. Competing businesses will complete a profile that is voted on by Facebook users. The top 100 finalists will write an essay. FedEx will select the winners based on their essay submissions, contest profiles and number of votes they receive from Facebook users.

Ten winners will be selected March 24, with four receiving $5,000 grants and five receiving $1,000 grants.

More information is available at http://fedex.com/grantcontest.

The winner of last year's competition was Darn Good Yarn in Sebec, Maine.

Comments on: FedEx launches second small-business grant contest

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Teachers

    Fountain Lake School District is seeking applications for th...
    HOT SPRINGS NATIONAL PARK, AR

  • Sales

    HELLO!We Need Independent Representatives Earning Potential...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Drivers

    Local Runshome daily!$1500 Sign On Bonus• Work a 5 Day Week ...
    FAYETTEVILLE, AR

  • Servers & cooks

    shotgun dan’s on Markham is hiring for . FT or PT. Apply wit...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Needs assessment/intake coordinator

    vantage point of northwest arkansas Is seeking qualified app...
    FAYETTEVILLE, AR

Search 894 jobs >

Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal
Arkansas Online